Rare Canadian Trilobite Failleana

Name: Failleana indeterminata (Canada Trilobites)

Class Trilobita, Trilobite Order Corynexochida; Suborder Illaenina; Family Styginidae

Geological Time: Middle Ordovician

Size: 63 mm

Fossil Site: Bobcaygeon Formation, Ontario

This rare trilobite shares its family namesake with such familier genera as Scutellum and Thysanopeltis.

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