Flexicalymene cavei Price 1974 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Calymenidae

Full reference: D. Price. 1974. Trilobites from the Sholeshook Limestone (Ashgill) of South Wales. Palaeontology 17(4):841-868

Belongs to Flexicalymene according to D. Price 1974

Sister taxa: Flexicalymene (Flexicalymene), Flexicalymene (Onnicalymene), Flexicalymene (Reacalymene), Flexicalymene cambrensis, Flexicalymene caractaci, 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, Flexicalymene verecunda

Type specimen: SM A57050, a cephalon/head. Its type locality is Loc. 25. Moldin, near Llandowror, which is in a Cautleyan marine limestone in the Sholeshook Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Ordovician of the United Kingdom (5 collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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