|Named By:||Charles Doolittle Walcott in 1912|
|Time Period:||Mid Cambrian|
|Location:||Canada, British Columbia - Burgess Shale|
|Size:||About 2 centimetres long|
|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.