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Named By: Charles Doolittle Walcott in 1912
Time Period: Mid Cambrian
Location: Canada, British Columbia - Burgess Shale
Size: About 2 centimetres long
Diet: Detritivore
Fossil(s): Over 25,000 individuals have been recorded
Classification: | Arthropoda | Marrellomorpha | Marrellida | Marrellidae |

Marrella splendens is an extinct arthropod known from the middle Cambrian Burgess Shale of British Columbia. It is the most common animal represented in the Burgess Shale.

Read more about Marrella at Wikipedia
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