Punka teicherti Poulsen 1937 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Proetida - Bathyuridae

Alternative combinations: Bathyurellus teicherti, Licnocephala teicherti

Full reference: C. Poulsen. 1937. On the Lower Ordovician faunas of East Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland 119(3):1-72

Belongs to Punka according to L. M. E. McCobb et al. 2014

See also Fortey 1979, Fortey and Bruton 2013 and Poulsen 1937

Sister taxa: Punka adamsi, Punka akoura, Punka caecata, Punka flabelliformis, Punka latissima, Punka nitidus, Punka verecunda

Type specimen: Its type locality is Mt. Gunvor, which is in an Arenig carbonate limestone in the Cape Weber Formation of Greenland.

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Arenig of Greenland (4 collections)

• Ordovician of Greenland (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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