Cromus optimus Webby et al. 1970 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Encrinuridae

Alternative combination: Encrinuraspis optimus

Full reference: B. D. Webby, H. T. Moors, and R. A. McLean. 1970. Malongullia and Encrinuraspis, New Ordovician Trilobites from New South Wales, Australia. Journal of Paleontology 44(5):881-887

Belongs to Cromus according to Struve 1980

See also Webby et al. 1970

Sister taxon: Encrinurus (Cromus) beaumonti

Type specimen: SUP 1295

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore


• Ordovician of Australia (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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