Asaphus (Neoasaphus) lepidus Törnquist 1884 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Asaphida - Asaphidae

Alternative combination: Asaphus lepidus

Synonyms: Asaphus rusticus Törnquist 1884, Asaphus wahlenbergii Wiman 1907

Belongs to Asaphus (Neoasaphus) according to V. Jaanusson 1953

Sister taxa: Asaphus (Neoasaphus) branconis, Asaphus (Neoasaphus) cornutus, Asaphus (Neoasaphus) glabrata, Asaphus (Neoasaphus) heintzi, Asaphus (Neoasaphus) kowalewskii, Asaphus (Neoasaphus) laevissimus, Asaphus (Neoasaphus) latus, Asaphus (Neoasaphus) ludibundus, Asaphus (Neoasaphus) nieszkowskii, Asaphus (Neoasaphus) ornatus, Asaphus (Neoasaphus) pachyophthalmus, Asaphus (Neoasaphus) robergii, Asaphus (Neoasaphus) sulevi, Asaphus (Neoasaphus) uplandicus

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of the Russian Federation (1 collection), Sweden (11)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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