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†subfamily Hintzecurinae Adrain et al. 2003 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Proetida - Hystricuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 179581

Full reference: J. M. Adrain, D.-C. Lee, S. R. Westrop, B. D. E. Chatterton, and E. Landing. 2003. Classification of the trilobite subfamilies Hystricurinae and Hintzecurinae subfam. nov. with new genera from the Lower Ordovician (Ibexian) of Idaho and Utah. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 48(2):553-586

Parent taxon: Hystricuridae according to J. M. Adrain et al. 2003

Sister taxa: Amblycranium, Etheridgaspis, Glabretina, Guizhouhystricurus, Hillyardininae, Holubaspis, Hystricurinae, Millardicurus, Nyaya, Omuliovia, Paenebeltella, Parahystricurus, Paraplethopeltis, Psalikilopsis, Psalikilus, Rollia, Taoyuania, Tasmanaspis

Subtaxa: Genalaticurus, Hintzecurus, Ibexicurus, Politicurus, Rossicurus

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Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder