Gignopeltis rarus Billings 1865 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Proetida - Bathyuridae

Alternative combination: Dolichometopus rarus

Belongs to Gignopeltis according to P. E. Raymond 1924

See also Ludvigsen 1979

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: GSC 514, a pygidium

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Canada (2: Newfoundland, Ontario collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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