Pterygometopus sclerops Dalman 1827 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Pterygometopidae

Alternative combination: Calymene sclerops

Belongs to Pterygometopus according to V. Jaanusson and L. Ramsk├Âld 1993

Sister taxa: Pterygometopus (Pterygometopus), Pterygometopus bredensis, Pterygometopus recurvus, Pterygometopus schmidti, Pterygometopus transsectus

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Ordovician of the Russian Federation (16 collections), Sweden (11), United States (1: Minnesota)

Total: 28 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.