Pentagnostus shabaktensis Ergaliev and Ergaliev 2008 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Agnostida - Ptychagnostidae

Full reference: G. K. Ergaliev and F. G. Ergaliev. 2008. Agnostidy srednego i verkhnego Kembriya Aksayskogo Gosudarstvennogo Geologicheskogo Zakaznika v yushnom Kazakhstane (Kyrshabakty, Malyy Karatau) [Middle and Upper Cambrian Agnostida from the Aksai National Geological Reserve in southern Kazakhstan (Kyrshabakty River, Malyy Karatau Range)] 1-359

Belongs to Pentagnostus according to G. K. Ergaliev and F. G. Ergaliev 2008

Sister taxa: Pentagnostus admirabilis, Pentagnostus endemicus, Pentagnostus praecurrens

Type specimen: Its type locality is Kyrshabakty River, 1314, which is in an Amgan deep-water limestone in Kazakhstan

Ecology: slow-moving epifaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Cambrian of Kazakhstan (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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