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Phillipsia (Griffithides) Portlock 1843 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Proetida - Proetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 244883

Alternative spelling: Griffithides

Full reference: J. E. Portlock. 1843. Report on the Geology of the County of Londonderry and of parts of Tyrone and Fermanagh 1-784

Parent taxon: Phillipsia according to Meek and Worthen 1870

Sister taxa: Phillipsia aequalis, Phillipsia aliensis, Phillipsia bittneri, Phillipsia dubia, Phillipsia eichwaldi, Phillipsia grandis, Phillipsia kojensis, Phillipsia najensis

Subtaxa: Griffithides (Griffithides), Griffithides (Metaphillipsia), Griffithides convexicaudatus, Griffithides nosoniensis, Griffithides pustulosus

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Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder