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Olenellus (Georgiellus)

Trilobita - Redlichiida - Olenellidae

Taxonomy
Georgiellus was named by Moberg (1899).

It was reranked as Olenellus (Georgiellus) by Pompeckj (1901); it was synonymized objectively with Elliptocephala by Jell and Adrain (2002).

It was assigned to Olenellus by Pompeckj (1901).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1899Georgiellus Moberg p. 316
1901Olenellus (Georgiellus) Pompeckj p. 16

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumArtiopoda(Hou and Bergstrom)
RankNameAuthor
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderRedlichiidaRichter 1932
suborderOlenellina
superfamilyOlenelloidea
familyOlenellidae
subfamilyOlenellinae
genusOlenellusHall 1861
subgenusGeorgiellus(Moberg 1899)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Subg. †Olenellus (Georgiellus) Moberg 1899
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitec
Composition 2: chitinc
Entire body: yesg
Adult length: 10 to < 100g
Adult width: 10 to < 100g
Spines: majorg
Ontogeny: molting, addition of partsc
Environment: marinec
Locomotion: fast-movingo
Life habit: low-level epifaunalo
Diet: deposit feedero
Vision: well-developedf
Created: 2009-02-25 08:45:18
Modified: 2009-02-25 12:04:51
Source: g = genus, f = family, o = order, c = class
References: Whittington et al. 1997, Hendy 2009, Aberhan et al. 2004, Hendy et al. 2009
Collections
No collection or age range data are available