Ceraurinus glabra Whittington 1954 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Cheiruridae

Alternative combination: Remipyga glabra

Full reference: H. B. Whittington. 1954. Ordovician trilobites from Silliman's Fossil Mount. in A. K. Miller, W. Youngquist, and C. Collinson, Ordovician cephalopod fauna of Baffin Island, Geological Society of America Memoir 62:119-149

Belongs to Ceraurinus according to R. Ludvigsen 1977

See also Whittington 1954

Sister taxa: Ceraurinus daedalus, Ceraurinus icarus, Ceraurinus marginatus, Ceraurinus platycanthus

Type specimen: USNM, an exoskeleton

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Ceraurinus glabra in the database

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