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Pagetides spinulus Fritz 1972 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Agnostida - Eodiscidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 295000

Full reference: W. H. Fritz. 1972. Lower Cambrian trilobites from the Sekwi Formation type section, northwestern Canada. Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin 212

Belongs to Pagetides according to W. H. Fritz 1972

Sister taxa: Pagetides antarcticus, Pagetides elegans

Type specimen: GSC 27211, a pygidium. Its type locality is Sekwi Formation - collection 73030, which is in a Cambrian marine limestone in the Sekwi Formation of Canada.

Ecology: slow-moving nektonic suspension feeder