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Wushichites Qian and Xiao 1984


PaleoDB taxon number: 141573

Full reference: J. Qian and B. Xiao. 1984. An Early Cambrian small shelly fauna from Aksu-Wushi region, Xinjiang. Professional Papers of Stratigraphy and Palaeontology 13:65-90

Parent taxon: Cambroclavida according to S. Conway Morris et al. 1997

Sister taxa: Nikolarites, Parazhijinites, Samsonoffoclavus, Zhijinitidae

Subtaxa: Wushichites minutus

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Type: Wushichites minutus

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal detritivore