Praepatokephalus Lochman 1964 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Asaphida - Remopleurididae

Parent taxon: Remopleurididae according to P. A. Jell and J. M. Adrain 2002

See also Whittington 1968

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

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektobenthic deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of United States (2: Missouri, Montana collections)

• Arenig of Canada (1: Newfoundland and Labrador)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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