Olenaspella paucisegmenta Palmer 1965 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Olenida - Aphelaspidae

Full reference: A. R. Palmer. 1965. Trilobites of the Late Cambrian Pterocephaliid Biomere in the Great Basin, United States. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 493:1-105

Belongs to Olenaspella according to A. R. Palmer 1965

Sister taxa: Eugonocare (Olenaspella) cylindrata, Eugonocare (Olenaspella) separatum, Olenaspella consimila, Olenaspella evansi, Olenaspella regularis

Type specimen: USNM 141652, a pygidium

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore


• Cambrian of United States (8: Nevada collections)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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