Rapid repair of traumatic injury by an Ordovician trilobite
Article first published online: 9 OCT 2007
Volume 10, Issue 3, pages 205–207, July 1977
How to Cite
LUDVIGSEN, R. (1977), Rapid repair of traumatic injury by an Ordovician trilobite. Lethaia, 10: 205–207. doi: 10.1111/j.1502-3931.1977.tb00613.x
- Issue published online: 9 OCT 2007
- Article first published online: 9 OCT 2007
- 29th October, 1976.
A jagged fracture array on a hypostome of Ceraurinella from Ordovician strata of northern Canada records an unsuccessful attempt at predation by an unknown animal. The traumatic injury was repaired from the interior during the same intermoult period that it had been inflicted.