Redlichia takooensis

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Redlichia takooensis
Redlichia takooensis (Lower Cambrian Emu Shale, Kangaroo Island, South Australia)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Trilobita
Order: Redlichiida
Family: Redlichiidae
Genus: Redlichia
Species: R. takooensis
Binomial name
Redlichia takooensis
(Lu, 1950)

Redlichia takooensis is a species of redlichiid trilobite from the lower Cambrian-aged Emu Shale of Kangaroo Island, Australia.


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