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Barrandia McCoy 1849 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Asaphida - Nileidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 19871

Full reference: F. McCoy. 1849. On the classification of some British fossil Crustacea with notices of new forms in the university collection at Cambridge. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 2(4):161-414

Parent taxon: Nileidae according to P. A. Jell and J. M. Adrain 2002

Sister taxa: Aocaspis, Berkutaspis, Borthaspidella, Homalopteon, Illaenopsis, Kodymaspis, Neopsilocephalina, Nileidae stenorhachis, Nileus, Parabarrandia, Paraperaspis, Peraspis, Petrbokia, Platypeltoides, Poronileus, Psilocephalinella, Shenjiawania, Symphysurina, Symphysurus, Varvia

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore