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Phillipsia aliensis Tumanskaya 1935 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Proetida - Proetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 203779

Full reference: O. G. Tumanskaya. 1935. The Permo-Carboniferous trilobites of the Crimea. The Permo-Carboniferous Beds of the Crimea 2:1-63

Belongs to Phillipsia according to O. G. Tumanskaya 1935

Sister taxa: Phillipsia (Griffithides), Phillipsia aequalis, Phillipsia dubia, Phillipsia eichwaldi, Phillipsia grandis, Phillipsia kojensis, Phillipsia najensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Totay-Koy Block, Salhyr River, Crimea, which is in a Roadian carbonate limestone in the Marta Formation of Ukraine

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder