Prochuangia turcica Dean 2006 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Corynexochida - Leiostegiidae

Full reference: W. T. Dean. 2006. Cambrian stratigraphy and trilobites of the Samur Dag area, south of Hakkari, southeastern Turkey. Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences 15:225-257

Belongs to Prochuangia according to W. T. Dean 2006

Sister taxa: Prochuangia granulosa, Prochuangia leiocephala, Prochuangia licinispinata, Prochuangia longispina

Type specimen: Its type locality is Yayla Tepe, Z.73, Yo.155, which is in a Paibian/Guzhangian marine shale/sandstone in the Seydisehir Formation of Turkey

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cambrian of Turkey (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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