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Svalbardites Fortey 1974 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Olenidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 20985

Full reference: R. A. Fortey. 1974. The Ordovician trilobites of Spitsbergen. I. Olenidae. Norsk Polarinstitutt Skrifter 160:1-129

Parent taxon: Pelturinae according to R. A. Fortey 1974

Sister taxa: Anaximander, Leurostega, Psilocara

Subtaxa: Svalbardites hamus, Svalbardites hebaxis

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Type: Svalbardites hamus

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore