Anacaenaspis Bruton 1967 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Odontopleurida - Odontopleuridae

Parent taxon: Odontopleurinae according to D. L. Bruton 1967

See also Jell and Adrain 2002 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acidaspis, Dalaspis, Diacanthaspis, Edgecombeaspis, Kettneraspis, Leonaspis, Odontopleura, Primaspis, Radiaspis

Subtaxa: Anacaenaspis callipareos Anacaenaspis dealgach Anacaenaspis emarginata Anacaenaspis gotlandensis Anacaenaspis wrighti Anacaenaspis zedei

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Type: Anacaenaspis gotlandensis

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Silurian of Argentina (4 collections), Australia (1), Canada (9: Quebec), the Czech Republic (1), Estonia (2), Sweden (2), the United Kingdom (7)

Total: 26 collections each including a single occurrence

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