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Bicella bicensis

Trilobita - Antagmidae

Taxonomy
Austinvillia bicensis was named by Resser (1938). It is the type species of Bicella.

It was recombined as Bicella bicensis by Rassetti (1955) and Landing et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Austinvillia bicensis Resser
1955Bicella bicensis Rassetti
2002Bicella bicensis Landing et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumArtiopoda(Hou and Bergstrom)
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
familyAntagmidaeHupé 1953
genusBicellaCooper 1989
speciesbicensis(Resser 1938)

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.

Bicella bicensis Resser 1938
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitec
Composition 2: chitinc
Ontogeny: molting, addition of partsc
Environment: marinec
Locomotion: fast-movingc
Life habit: low-level epifaunalc
Diet: carnivorec
Vision: well-developedf
Created: 2009-12-19 03:48:04
Modified: 2009-12-19 05:48:04
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Whittington et al. 1997, Aberhan et al. 2004
Collections
No collection or age range data are available