Taxon profile


Calymene Brongniart, 1822

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Trilobita - trilobites »  order Phacopida »  family Calymenidae

Scientific synonyms

Calymaena (misspelling) m
Calymmena (misspelling) m
Calymmene (misspelling) m
Calymena Desmarest, 1817 (suppressed name) supp.

Included taxa

Number of records: 12

species Calymene australis Etheridge & Mitchell, 1917
species Calymene blumenbachi Brongniart in Desmarest, 1817
Silurian: Homerian
species Calymene breviceps Raymond, 1916
Silurian: Homerian
species Calymene bufo Green, 1832
species Calymene callicephala Green, 1832
species Calymene chica Šnajdr, 1982
Silurian: Přídolí
species Calymene conradi Emmons, 1855
species Calymene interjecta Hawle & Corda, 1847
Devonian: Pragian

Calymene interjecta

species Calymene neotuberculata (Schrank, 1970)
species Calymene niagarensis Hall, 1843
species Calymene vaneki Pillet, 1968
Devonian: Pragian

Unplaced taxa

species Calymene desmodur Šnajdr, 1982 inc.sed.
Silurian: Gorstian – Ludfordian

Links and literature

EN Fossilworks - Paleobiology Database [21478]

Fossilworks - Paleobiology Database [] [as Calymene Brongniart, 1822]
Data retrieved on: 13 December 2015
EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1437637]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Calymene Brongniart in Brongniart & Desmarest, 1822]
Data retrieved on: 23 January 2020
EN Jell P. A., Adrain J. M. (2002): Available generic names for trilobites, Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 48(2): 331-553. Brisbane. ISSN0079-8835. [as Calymene BRONGNIART, 1822]
Data retrieved on: 11 October 2011
EN Vaněk J., Valíček J. (2002): New index of the genera, subgenera and species of Barrandian trilobites. Part C-D (Silurian and Devonian) ver. 2013/09, Paleontologia Bohemiae vol. VIII, Praha [as Calymene Brongniart, 1822]
Data retrieved on: 1 October 2013

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extinct taxon

m misspelling

supp. suppressed name - name suppressed by commission for international code of nomenclature for example in case it is a long forgotten senior synonym of some widely used name and therefore should have priority over junior synonym.

inc.sed. incertae sedis - uncertain placement within this taxon