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Elrathia kingi Meek 1870 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Alokistocaridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 311124

Alternative combinations: Conocoryphe (Conocephalites) kingii, Elrathia kingii

Full reference: F. B. Meek. 1870. Descriptions of Fossils Collected by the U. S. Geological Survey under the Charge of Clerence King, Esq. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 22(1):56-64

Belongs to Elrathia according to P. A. Jell and J. M. Adrain 2002

Sister taxa: Elrathia idahoensis, Elrathia longiceps, Elrathia rara, Elrathia sampsoni, Elrathia spencei

Ecology: fast-moving epifaunal deposit feeder