Balizoma Holloway 1980 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Encrinuridae

Parent taxon: Encrinuridae according to P. A. Jell and J. M. Adrain 2002

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aegrotocatellus, Alwynulus, Anapliomerella, Atractocybeloides, Avalanchurus, Batocara, Bevanopsis, Celtencrinurus, Coronocephalus, Cromus, Curriella, Cybele, Cybelinae, Cybelurus, Dayongia, Dindymeninae, Distyrax, Elsarella, Encrinurinae, Eodindymene, Fragiscutum, Frammia, Kailia, Lasaguaditas, Libertella, Lyrapyge, Mackenziurus, Nucleurus, Paracybeloides, Parakailia, Perryus, Plasiaspis, Prophysemataspis, Prostrix, Rongxiella, Senticucullus, Sinocybele, Staurocephalidae, Staurocephalinae, Stiktocybele, Struszia, Wuoaspis

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Silurian of Belarus (1 collection), Canada (2: Northwest Territories, Yukon), the Czech Republic (12), Estonia (1), Ukraine (2), the United Kingdom (1), United States (1: Arkansas)

Total: 20 collections including 22 occurrences

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