Aspidagnostus orientalis Yang et al. 1993 (artiopod)

Artiopoda - Agnostida - Clavagnostidae

Full reference: J. Yang, S. Yu, G. Liu, N. Su, M. He, J. Shang, H. Zhang, H. Zhu, Y. Li and G. Yan. 1993. Cambrian stratigraphy, lithofacies, paleogeography and trilobite faunas of East Qinling-Dabashan Mountains, China 1-246

Belongs to Aspidagnostus according to J. Yang et al. 1993

Sister taxa: Aspidagnostus laevis, Aspidagnostus lunulosus, Aspidagnostus parmatus, Aspidagnostus primitivus, Aspidagnostus rugosus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Xiuzigou, bed 10a, which is in a Wangcunian slope limestone/shale in the Xijiadian Formation of China

Ecology: slow-moving epifaunal detritivore

Distribution: found only at Xiuzigou, bed 10a

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