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Skioldia Hou and Bergström 1997 (arthropod)

PaleoDB taxon number: 142103

Full reference: X. Hou and J. Bergström. 1997. Arthropods of the Lower Cambrian Chengjiang fauna, southwest China. Fossils & Strata 45:1-116

Parent taxon: Conciliterga according to J. R. Paterson et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Australimicola, Helmetia, Kuamaia, Kwanyinaspis, Phytophilaspis, Saperion, Tegopelte

Subtaxa: Skioldia aldna

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Type: Skioldia aldna

Ecology: passively mobile semi-infaunal deposit feeder