Dicranogmus wynni Adrain 2003 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Lichida - Lichidae

Full reference: J. M. Adrain. 2003. Validity and composition of the Silurian trilobite genera Borealarges and Dicranogmus, with new species from the Canadian Arctic. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 40:749-763

Belongs to Dicranogmus according to J. M. Adrain 2003

Sister taxa: Dicranogmus aequalis, Dicranogmus gregalis, Dicranogmus guizhouensis, Dicranogmus lepidus, Dicranogmus pustulatus, Dicranogmus scabrosus, Dicranogmus skinneri, Dicranogmus wilsoni

Type specimen: ROM 52456, a cephalon/head (cranidium). Its type locality is Lichidae, Cape Phillips Fm., Homerian part, ABR sections, Cornwallis Island, which is in a Homerian slope packstone/wackestone in the Cape Phillips Formation of Canada.

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Lichidae, Cape Phillips Fm., Homerian part, ABR sections, Cornwallis Island

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