†family Remopleurididae Hawle and Corda 1847 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Asaphida - Remopleurididae

Parent taxon: Asaphoidea according to R. A. Fortey and D. L. Bruton 2013

See also Harrington and Leanza 1957, Owens and Fortey 2009, Robison and Pantoja-Alor 1968 and Whittington et al. 1997

Sister taxon: Asaphidae

Subtaxa: Aktugaiella Apatokephalina Apatokephaloides Apatokephalops Apatokephalus Artokephalus Blosyropsis Deanokephalus Diplapatokephalus Dislobosaspis Elkanaspis Eorobergia Haniwa Hastiremopleurides Hexacopyge Hypodicranotus Ivshinaspis Jiia Kainella Lacorsalina Lohanpopsis Loshanella Mendosina Menoparia Naustia Oculeus Praepatokephalus Pseudokainella Pugilator Remopleuridiella Remopleuridinae Richardsonella Robergiella Sunocavia Taishania Yosimuraspis

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Ecology: nektobenthic deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Antarctica (1 collection), Argentina (87), Australia (14), Bolivia (5), Canada (71: Alberta, Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Northwest Territories, Northwest Territories , Nunavut, Quebec, Yukon), China (87), Colombia (1), the Czech Republic (4), Estonia (1), France (3), Iran (1), Ireland (9), Italy (1), Kazakhstan (2), Mexico (1), Morocco (7), Norway (162), the Russian Federation (22), Sweden (64), the United Kingdom (30), United States (111: California, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa/Wisconsin, Maine, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New York, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Virginia)

• Llandeilo of Canada (1: Yukon), China (6), Sweden (1), the United Kingdom (2), United States (1: Tennessee)

• Chazy of United States (3: New York)

• Whiterockian of Canada (19: Newfoundland and Labrador, Quebec), Norway (2), United States (25: Nevada, New York, Oklahoma, Vermont)

• Arenig of Canada (3: Newfoundland and Labrador), China (6), Morocco (1), Norway (1), Spain (1), Sweden (4), United States (2: New York, North Dakota)

• Arenigian of China (13)

• Cambrian to Ordovician of Australia (1)

• Cambrian of Argentina (1), Australia (1), Canada (16: Alberta, Newfoundland and Labrador, Quebec, Yukon), China (20), Kazakhstan (33), the Russian Federation (1), Turkey (1), United States (2: Alaska, Vermont)

Total: 851 collections including 1059 occurrences

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