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Borealarges Adrain 1994 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Lichida - Lichidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 19728

Full reference: J. M. Adrain. 1994. The lichid trilobite Borealarges n. gen., with species from the Silurian of Arctic Canada. Journal of Paleontology 68(5):1081-1099

Parent taxon: Trochurinae according to J. R. Pollitt et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Acanthopyge, Akantharges, Ceratarges, Craspedarges, Hemiarges, Hoplolichas, Hoplolichoides, Mephiarges, Radiolichas, Richterarges, Terranovia, Trochurus, Uripes

Subtaxa: Borealarges bucklandii, Borealarges calei, Borealarges convexus, Borealarges fritillus, Borealarges kielcensis, Borealarges mikulicorum, Borealarges morrisoni, Borealarges nicoae, Borealarges patulus, Borealarges reedi, Borealarges renodis, Borealarges simplex, Borealarges tuckerae, Borealarges variabilis, Borealarges warholi, Borealarges yulei

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Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore