Anacaenaspis zedei Chatterton and Ludvigsen 2004 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Odontopleurida - Odontopleuridae

Full reference: B. D. E. Chatterton and R. Ludvigsen. 2004. Early Silurian trilobites of Anticosti Island, Qu├ębec, Canada. Palaeontographica Canadiana 22

Belongs to Anacaenaspis according to B. D. E. Chatterton and R. Ludvigsen 2004

Sister taxa: Anacaenaspis callipareos, Anacaenaspis dealgach, Anacaenaspis emarginata, Anacaenaspis gotlandensis, Anacaenaspis wrighti

Type specimen: GSC 122202, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is AN15, which is in an Aeronian open shallow subtidal shale/limestone in the Jupiter Formation of Canada.

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Silurian of Canada (2: Quebec collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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