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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Trilobita
Order: Phacopida
Family: Cheiruridae
Genus: Crotalocephalides
Alberti, 1967

Crotalocephalides is a genus of trilobites in the order Phacopida, that existed during the lower Devonian in what is now Germany. It was described by Alberti in 1967, and the type species is Crotalocephalides gaertneri, which the author had originally described under the genus Cheirurus in 1962. The type specimen was described from Ebersdorf, Upper Franconia.[1]


  1. ^ Available Generic Names for Trilobites P.A. Jell and J.M. Adrain.

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