Diacalymene schucherti Twenhofel 1928 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Calymenidae

Alternative combination: Calymene schucherti

Full reference: W. H. Twenhofel. 1928. Geology of Anticosti Island. Geological Survey of Canada Memoir 154(2132):1-351

Belongs to Diacalymene according to B. D. E. Chatterton and R. Ludvigsen 2004

See also Bolton 1972 and Twenhofel 1928

Sister taxa: Diacalymene gabrielsi, Diacalymene lesperancei

Type specimen: YPM 7241, an exoskeleton

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Silurian of Canada (23: Quebec, Québec collections)

Total: 23 collections each including a single occurrence

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