Lonchodomas chaziensis Shaw 1968 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Asaphida - Raphiophoridae

Full reference: F.C. Shaw. 1968. Early Middle Ordovician (Chazy) trilobites of New York. New York State Museum and Science Service Memoir 17:1-163

Belongs to Lonchodomas according to F.C. Shaw 1968

Sister taxa: Lonchodomas carinatus, Lonchodomas clavulus, Lonchodomas depressus, Lonchodomas halli, Lonchodomas normalis, Lonchodomas paenepennatus, Lonchodomas pennatus, Lonchodomas punctatus, Lonchodomas retrolatus, Lonchodomas rostratus, Lonchodomas suriensis, Lonchodomas tenuis, Lonchodomas tumidus, Lonchodomas yohi

Type specimen: NYSM 12265, a cephalon/head (cranidium)

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Chazy of Canada (1: Quebec collection), United States (11: New York)

• Whiterockian of United States (10: New York)

Total: 22 collections each including a single occurrence

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