Pseudophillipsia (Carniphillipsia) sagittalis Kobayashi and Hamada 1978 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Proetida - Proetidae

Alternative combination: Iranaspidion sagittalis

Full reference: T. Kobayashi and T. Hamada. 1978. Two new late upper Permian trilobites from central Iran. Proceedings of the Japan Academy, Series B 54(4):157-162

Belongs to Pseudophillipsia (Carniphillipsia) according to H. Ameri et al. 2017

See also Fortey and Heward 2015, Kobayashi and Hamada 1978, Kobayashi and Hamada 1984 and Lerosey-Aubril 2012

Sister taxa: Pseudophillipsia (Carniphillipsia) caruancensis, Pseudophillipsia (Carniphillipsia) cooperationis, Pseudophillipsia (Carniphillipsia) dizluensis, Pseudophillipsia (Carniphillipsia) intermedia, Pseudophillipsia (Carniphillipsia) kemerensis, Pseudophillipsia (Carniphillipsia) loricata, Pseudophillipsia (Carniphillipsia) paffenholzi, Pseudophillipsia (Carniphillipsia) rotunda, Pseudophillipsia (Carniphillipsia) savensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Hambast Valley section MK, horizon K63, Abadeh, which is in a Wordian carbonate limestone in the Surmaq Formation of Iran

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Iran (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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