Mexicella stator Walcott 1916 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Ptychopariida

Alternative combinations: Agraulos stator, Alokistocare stator

Belongs to Mexicella according to F. A. Sundberg 2004

See also Lochman 1948, Rasetti 1951 and Resser 1935

Sister taxa: Mexicella antelopea, Mexicella grandoculus, Mexicella granulata, Mexicella mexicana, Mexicella obscurus, Mexicella robusta

Type specimen: USNM 61729

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Solvan of United States (8: Nevada collections)

• Delamaran of Canada (2: Alberta)

• Cambrian of United States (1: Vermont)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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