Anomalocaris (arthropod)

Radiodonta - Anomalocarididae

Parent taxon: Anomalocarididae according to D. E. G. Briggs et al. 2008

See also Bambach et al. 2007 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Amiella, Cassubia, Cucumericus, Paranomalocaris, Parapeytoia

Subtaxa: Anomalocaris briggsi Anomalocaris canadensis Anomalocaris emmonsi Anomalocaris kunmingensis Anomalocaris lineata Anomalocaris nathorsti Anomalocaris pennsylvanica

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore


• Delamaran of Canada (4: British Columbia collections), United States (4: Nevada, Utah)

• Waucoban of Canada (1: Northwest Territories)

• Cambrian of Australia (1), Canada (3: Brithish Columbia, British Columbia), China (6), United States (13: Nevada, Pennsylvania, Utah, Vermont)

Total: 32 collections including 35 occurrences

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