†family Selkirkiidae Conway Morris 1977

Selkirkiidae - Selkirkiidae

Full reference: S. Conway Morris. 1977. Fossil priapulid worms. Special Papers in Palaeontology 20

Parent taxon: Priapulida according to S. Conway Morris and R. A. Robinson 1988

See also Conway Morris 1977

Sister taxa: Acosmia, Ancalagonidae, Archotuba, Corynetis, Eximipriapulus, Fieldiidae, Lecythioscopa, Miskoiidae, Omnidens, Ottoiidae, Paraselkirkia, Priapulomorpha, Scolecofurca, Sicyophorus, Singuuriqia

Subtaxa: Selkirkia

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Ecology: facultatively mobile shallow infaunal carnivore


• Cambrian of Canada (28: Brithish Columbia, British Columbia collections), United States (5: Idaho, Pennsylvania, Utah)

Total: 33 collections including 50 occurrences

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