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† Olenellidae

Olenellidae

Additional Functions

Grouping

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: Redlichiida  ⇒ Unterordnung: Olenellina  ⇒ Superfamilie: Olenelloidea

Taxo­nomic seg­ment

Familie

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)

Walcott, 1890

Other languages

scientific

Olenellidae

Lebenszeitraum in Million Jahren (Ma)

Start age: 516 Ma - End age: 501 Ma
Phanerozoic
(Phanerozoikum)
Paleozoic
(Paläozoikum)
Cambrian
(Kambrium)
Series 3
(Serie 3)
Series 2
(Serie 2)
Guzhangian
(Guzhangium)
Drumian
(Drumium)
Stage 5
(Stufe 5)
Stage 4
(Stufe 4)
Stage 3
(Stufe 3)
499
503
503
506.5
506.5
510
510
515
515
521

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Motility: fast-moving
Environment: marine
Diet:

deposit feeder

Compositon of the remains:

low Mg Calcite, Chitin

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

Next lower taxonomy level

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 6)

Taxonomic assignment (56)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • M. Webster, 2015 - Ontogeny and intraspecific variation of the early Cambrian trilobite Olenellus gilberti, with implications for olenelline phylogeny and macroevolutionary trends in phenotypic canalization - Journal of Systematic Palaeontology (13), 1-74 (journal article, English)
  • I. W. Gapp, 2014 - New olenelloid trilobites from the Northwest Territories, Canada - Zootaxa (3866), 479-498 (journal article, English)
  • J. M. Adrain, 2011 - Class Trilobita Walch, 1771 - Animal biodiversity: an outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richness (3148), 104-109 (book chapter, English)
  • C. B. Skovsted, 2006 - Small shelly fauna from the upper Lower Cambrian Bastion and Ella Island Formations, North-East Greenland - Journal of Paleontology (80), 1087-1112 (journal article, English)
  • J. S. Hollingsworth, 2005 - A trilobite fauna in a storm bed in the Poleta Formation (Dyeran, Lower Cambrian), western Nevada, U.S.A. - Geosciences Journal (9), 129-143 (journal article, English)
  • P. A. Jell, 2002 - Available generic names for trilobites - Memoirs of the Queensland Museum (48), 331-553 (journal article, English)
  • J. J. Sepkoski, Jr., 2002 - A compendium of fossil marine animal genera - Bulletins of American Paleontology (363), 1-560 (serial monograph, English)
  • B. S. Lieberman, 1999 - Systematic revision of the Olenelloidea (Trilobita, Cambrian) - Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University (45), 1-150 (serial monograph, English)
  • A. R. Palmer, 1998 - Terminal Early Cambrian extinction of the Olenellina: documentation from the Pioche Formation, Nevada - Journal of Paleontology (72), 650-672 (journal article, )
  • B. S. Lieberman, 1998 - Cladistic analysis of the Early Cambrian olenelloid trilobites - Journal of Paleontology (72), 59-78 (journal article, English)
  • H. B. Whittington, 1997 - Trilobita. Introduction, Order Agnostina, Order Redlichiida. Volume 1 - Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology (O), 1-530 (serial monograph, English)
  • A. R. Palmer, 1993 - Through a glass darkly: taxonomy, phylogeny, and biostratigraphy of the Olenellina - The University Of Kansas Paleontological Contributions (3), 1-35 (journal article, English)
  • W. H. Fritz, 1991 - Lower Cambrian Trilobites from the Illtyd Formation, Wernecke Mountains, Yukon Territory - Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin (409), - (serial monograph, English)
  • A. R. Palmer, 1979 - Physical Stratigraphy and Trilobite Biostratigraphy of the Carrara Formation (Lower and Middle Cambrian) in the Southern Great Basin - United States Geological Survey Professional Paper (1047), 1-131 (journal article, English)
  • P. D. Pack, 1971 - A new Olenellid trilobite, Biceratops nevadensis, from the Lower Cambrian near Las Vegas, Nevada - Journal of Paleontology (45), 893-898 (journal article, )
  • A. R. Palmer, 1964 - An unusual Lower Cambrian trilobite fauna from Nevada - United States Geological Survey Professional Paper (483-F), F1-F12 (serial monograph, English)
  • H. J. Harrington, 1956 - Olenellidae with advanced cephalic spines - Journal of Paleontology (30), 56-61 (journal article, English)
  • G. A. Cooper, 1952 - Cambrian Stratigraphy and Paleontology near Caborca, Northwestern Sonora, Mexico - Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections (119), 1-181 (journal article, English)
  • C. E. Resser, 1938 - Lower Cambrian Olenellus zone of the Appalachians - Bulletin of the Geological Society of America (49), 195-248 (journal article, English)
  • C. E. Resser, 1928 - Cambrian fossils from the Mohave desert - Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections (81), 1-14 (journal article, English)
  • C. D. Walcott, 1910 - Cambrian geology and paleontology. No. 6 - Olenellus and other genera of the Mesonacidæ - Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections (53), 231-422 (journal article, English)
  • C. D. Walcott, 1891 - The fauna of the Lower Cambrian or Olenellus Zone - Annual Report of the United States Geological Survey (10), 509-761 (journal article, English)
  • 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 (journal article, English)
  • C. D. Walcott, 1885 - New genus of Cambrian trilobites, Mesonacis - American Journal of Science (3), 328-330 (journal article, English)
  • J. Hall, 1859 - Trilobites of the shales of the Hudson River Group - Annual Report of the New York Cabinet for Natural History (12), 59-62 (journal article, English)