Flexicalymene verecunda Dean 1979 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Calymenidae

Full reference: W. T. Dean. 1979. Trilobites from the Long Point Group (Ordovician), Port au Port Peninsula, southwestern Newfoundland. Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin 290:1-53

Belongs to Flexicalymene according to B. R. Hunda and N. C. Hughes 2007

See also Dean 1979

Sister taxa: Flexicalymene (Flexicalymene), Flexicalymene (Onnicalymene), Flexicalymene (Reacalymene), Flexicalymene cambrensis, Flexicalymene caractaci, Flexicalymene cavei, Flexicalymene croneisi, Flexicalymene forcipata, Flexicalymene granulosa, Flexicalymene griphus, Flexicalymene incerta, Flexicalymene magnipapilla, Flexicalymene meeki, Flexicalymene onniensis, Flexicalymene peregrina, Flexicalymene planilabra, Flexicalymene planimarginata, Flexicalymene praelongicephala, Flexicalymene quadricapita, Flexicalymene retrorsa, Flexicalymene scabustula, Flexicalymene scotica, Flexicalymene senaria, Flexicalymene shirleyi, Flexicalymene trinucleina, Flexicalymene vaccarii

Type specimen: GSC 38671, a cephalon/head (left cranidium). Its type locality is GSC loc. 90844 - Unsurfaced road leading from Lourdes to Clam Bank Cove, which is in a Katian shallow subtidal limestone/shale in the Winterhouse Formation of Canada.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at GSC loc. 90844 - Unsurfaced road leading from Lourdes to Clam Bank Cove

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