Isotelus iowensis Owen 1852 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Asaphida - Asaphidae

Alternative combination: Asaphus (Isotelus) iowensis

Belongs to Isotelus according to L. Amati 2014

Sister taxa: Isotelus aktchokensis, Isotelus bradleyi, Isotelus copenhagenensis, Isotelus frognoensis, Isotelus giganteus, Isotelus gigas, Isotelus harrisi, Isotelus kimmswickensis, Isotelus maximus, Isotelus megistos, Isotelus parvirugosus, Isotelus platyrhachis, Isotelus skapaneidos, Isotelus spurius, Isotelus susae, Isotelus violaensis, Isotelus walcotti

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Canada (6: Nunavut, Ontario collections), United States (4: Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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