Modocia obscura Zhang et al. 1980 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Marjumiidae

Full reference: W. T. Zhang, Y. H. Lu, Z. L. Zhu, Y. Y. Qian, H. L. Lin, Z. Zhou, S. Zhang and J. L. Yuan. 1980. Cambrian trilobite faunas of southwestern China. Palaeontologia Sinica, new series B 16:1-497

Belongs to Modocia according to W. T. Zhang et al. 1980

Sister taxa: Modocia arctica, Modocia integella, Modocia nevadensis, Modocia oweni, Modocia penfieldi, Armonia elongata

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Nangao, Kaili Formation, unit 2 (Cambrian of China)

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