Taxon profile


Primaspis Richter & Richter, 1917

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Trilobita - trilobites »  order Odontopleurida »  family Odontopleuridae »  subfamily Odontopleurinae

Included taxa

Number of records: 5

species Primaspis churkini Ross, Jr. & Shaw, 1972
species Primaspis crosotus (Locke, 1843)
Ordovician: Katian
species Primaspis multispinosa Bruton, 1965
species Primaspis primordialis (Barrande, 1846)
Ordovician: Sandbian

Primaspis primordialis

species Primaspis tremenda (Barrande, 1852)
Ordovician: Sandbian – Katian

Primaspis tremenda

Links and literature

EN Fossilworks - Paleobiology Database [19823]

Fossilworks - Paleobiology Database [] [as Primaspis Richter & Richter, 1917]
Data retrieved on: 13 December 2015
EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1304441]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Primaspis Richter, 1917]
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 Primaspis RICHTER & RICHTER, 1917]
Data retrieved on: 11 October 2011
EN Vaněk J., Valíček J. (2001): New index of the genera, subgenera and species of Barrandian trilobites. Part A-B (Cambrian and Ordovician) ver. 2013/09, Paleontologia Bohemiae vol. VII, Praha [as Primaspis Richter et Richter, 1917]
Data retrieved on: 27 September 2013

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