Eugonocare (Olenaspella) separatum Palmer 1962 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Olenida - Aphelaspidae

Alternative combination: Olenaspella separata

Full reference: A.R. Palmer. 1962. Glyptagnostus and associated trilobites in the United States. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 374(F):F1-F49

Belongs to Eugonocare (Olenaspella) according to D. R. Schwimmer and W. M. Montante 2012

See also Palmer 1962

Sister taxa: Eugonocare (Olenaspella) cylindrata, Olenaspella consimila, Olenaspella evansi, Olenaspella paucisegmenta, Olenaspella regularis

Type specimen: USNM 143182, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Steptoean Stage, Duck Creek, Nevada - Palmer 1999, which is in the Steptoean/Dolgellian of shale/limestone the Dunderberg Formation Nevada.

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore


• Cambrian of Canada (2: Yukon collections), United States (3: Nevada)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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