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Globampyx sinalae Norford and Ross 1978 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Asaphida - Raphiophoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 276078

Full reference: B. S. Norford and R. J. Ross. 1978. New species of brachiopods and trilobites from the Middle Ordovician (Whiterock) of southeastern British Columbia. Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin 267:1-11

Belongs to Globampyx according to B. S. Norford and R. J. Ross 1978

Sister taxon: Globampyx trinucleoides

Type specimen: GSC 42609, an exoskeleton (damaged but nearly complete exoskeleton). Its type locality is GSC 64579. North White River Section, which is in a Rangerian carbonate limestone in the Glenogle Shales Formation of British Columbia.

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal suspension feeder