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Frencrinuroides Lespérance and Desbiens 1995 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Encrinuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 309359

Full reference: P. J. Lespérance and D. Desbiens. 1995. Selected Ordovician trilobites from the Lake St. John District of Quebec and their bearing on systematics. Paleontological Society Memoir 42:1-19

Parent taxon: Encrinurinae according to D. K. Moss and S. R. Westrop 2014

Sister taxa: Billevittia, Brianurus, Encrinuroides, Encrinurus, Erratencrinurus, Johntempleia, Physemataspis, Walencrinuroides

Subtaxa: Frencrinuroides capitonis, Frencrinuroides gibber

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Type: Encrinuroides capitonis

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore