† Oryctocephalops guizhouensis

Oryctocephalops guizhouensis

Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Unterreich: Bilateria  ⇒ Klade: Eubilateria  ⇒ Abzweig: Protostomia  ⇒ Infrareich: Ecdysozoa  ⇒ Superstamm: Panarthropoda  ⇒ Stamm: Arthropoda  ⇒ Unterstamm: Mandibulata  ⇒ Klasse: Trilobita  ⇒ Ordnung: Corynexochida  ⇒ Unterordnung: Corynexochina  ⇒ Superfamilie: Corynexochoidea  ⇒ Familie: Oryctocephalidae  ⇒ Gattung: Oryctocephalops

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Zhao & Yuan, 2002

Other languages


Oryctocephalops guizhouensis

Lebenszeitraum in Million Jahren (Ma)

Start age: 513 Ma - End age: 513 Ma
Series 2
(Serie 2)
Stage 4
(Stufe 4)

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Motility: actively mobile
Environment: marine
Compositon of the remains:

low Mg Calcite, Chitin

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 1)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • F. A. Sundberg, 2011 - Detailed trilobite biostratigraphy across the proposed GSSP for stage 5 ("Middle Cambrian" boundary) at the Wuliu-Zengjiayan section, Guizhou, China - Bulletin of Geosciences (86), 423-464 (journal article, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) cSVMKCZaeU-4CNagUENXiw
GUID (Global unique identifier) 284C2571-5A26-4F79-B808-D6A05043578B
Database ID 174207