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Kootenia gracilens Zhu 1987 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Corynexochida - Dorypygidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 240868

Full reference: H. Y. Zhu. 1987. Cambrian trilobites from Xijiadian, Junxian, Hubei. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 26(1):86-95

Belongs to Kootenia according to H. Y. Zhu 1987

Sister taxa: Kootenia aculacauda, Kootenia bolis, Kootenia boucheri, Kootenia crassa, Kootenia crassinucha, Kootenia dawsoni, Kootenia diutina, Kootenia fida, Kootenia fuyangensis, Kootenia gracilis, Kootenia henglinheensis, Kootenia idahoensis, Kootenia jialaoensis, Kootenia longa, Kootenia mathewsi, Kootenia sanwanensis, Kootenia shangwanensis, Kootenia shanxiensis, Kootenia spencei, Kootenia styrax, Kootenia yichunensis, Kootenia yui

Type specimen: Its type locality is Xijiadian, Kootenia-Erbia zone, which is in a Duyunian carbonate limestone in the Fengjia'ao Formation of China

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore