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They Put the Bite in Trilobite

By Cara Giaimo, New York times, Jan. 30, 2021

Do Trilobites Bite?

By Allison Kubo Hutchison , Buzz Blog, Friday, February 12, 2021

Ancient marvels: the first shell-crushing predators

ground up their prey between their legs

By Katrina Kenny. The Coversation, January 26, 2021


the paper is:


Bicknell, R.D., Holmes, J.D., Edgecombe, G.D., Losso, S.R.,

Ortega-Hernández, J., Wroe, S. and Paterson, J.R., 2021.

Biomechanical analyses of Cambrian euarthropod limbs

reveal their effectiveness in mastication and durophagy. 

Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 288(1943), p.20202075.


PDF of above paper from Researchgate


An older, unrelated article about trilobites

Why did trilobites go extinct?

By Donavyn Coffey, Live Science, November 15, 2020



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