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†suborder Olenellina Walcott 1890 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Redlichiida

PaleoDB taxon number: 90397

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: Redlichiida according to A. R. Palmer and L. N. Repina 1993

Sister taxa: Abadiellidae, Akbashichia, Anabaraceps, Anabaraspis, Archaeaspididae, Astenaspis, Australaspis, Baltoparadoxides, Beishanella, Belliceps, Bornemannaspis, Centropleuridae, Chengkouaspidae, Churkinia, Clariondia, Conoredlichia, Despujolsia, Dolerolenidae, Dolerolichia, Elegestina, Elganellus, Emuellidae, Enantiaspis, Fallotaspididae, Gigantopygus, Guangyuanaspis, Hupeolenus, Iglesiella, Iolgia, Irgitkhemia, Jingyangia, Judomiidae, Kepingaspis, Kolbaspis, Kueichowiidae, Latiredlichia, Lermontovia, Longianda, Lunolenus, Mayiella, Menneraspidae, Metadoxides, Metadoxididae, Minuinsella, Nebidella, Neltneriidae, Neoredlichia, Nevadiidae, Olgaspis, Paramalungia, Parasajanaspis, Paratungusella, Pareops, Plutonides, Poletaevella, Primoriella, Protolenidae, Pseudoresserops, Pseudosaukianda, Qiaodiella, Qiaotingaspis, Realaspis, Redlichiacea, Redlichiidae, Redlichiina, Redlichinidae, Redlichops, Richterops, Sapushania, Sarassina, Sardaspis, Sardoredlichia, Saukiandidae, Schagonaria, Ushbaspis, Xela, Xenoredlichia, Xystridurinae, Yiliangellina

Subtaxa: Fallotaspidoidea, Holmiidae, Olenelloidea, Postfallotaspis

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Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder