Nevadia sp.

Nevadia Trilobites     Nevadia


Name: Nevadia sp.

Superfamily: "Nevadioidea" Hupé, 1953

Suborder: Olenellina Walcott, 1890

Order: Redlichiida Richter, 1932
Locality: Esmeralda County, Nevada
Stratigraphy: Montenegro Member of the Campito Formation, Lower Cambrian
Size: 2.5 cm

Remarks: Photos courtesy of the Richie Kurkewicz Trilobite Fossils

Comments: This specimen does not appear to be a Nevadia weeksi.  Note the long genal spines and narrow thorax. This is the only known articulated specimen of this species we are aware of.


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