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†superfamily Olenelloidea Walcott 1890 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Redlichiida

PaleoDB taxon number: 90395

Full reference: C. D. Walcott. 1890. Descriptive notes of new genera and species from the Lower Cambrian or Olenellus zone of North America. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 12:33-46

Parent taxon: Olenellina according to A. R. Palmer and L. N. Repina 1993

Sister taxa: Fallotaspidoidea, Holmiidae, Postfallotaspis

Subtaxa: Biceratopsidae, Laudoniidae, Olenellidae, Wanneriidae

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Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder