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Temporal range: Burgess Shale
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Trilobita
Order: Corynexochida
Family: Dolichometopidae (?)
Genus: Hanburia
Species: H. gloriosa
Binomial name
Hanburia gloriosa
Walcott, 1916

Hanburia is a genus of trilobite known from the Middle Cambrian Burgess Shale.[1] Four specimens of Hanburia are known from the Greater Phyllopod bed, where they comprise < 0.1% of the community.[2]

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  1. ^ Whittington, H. B. (1998). "Hanburia gloriosa: Rare Trilobite from the Middle Cambrian, Stephen Formation, British Columbia, Canada". Journal of Paleontology. 72 (4): 673–677. doi:10.2307/1306694. JSTOR 1306694. 
  2. ^ Caron, Jean-Bernard; Jackson, Donald A. (October 2006). "Taphonomy of the Greater Phyllopod Bed community, Burgess Shale". PALAIOS. 21 (5): 451–65. doi:10.2110/palo.2003.P05-070R. JSTOR 20173022.