Acernaspis copperi Chatterton and Ludvigsen 2004 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Phacopidae

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

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

Sister taxa: Acernaspis (Eskaspis), Acernaspis orestes, Acernaspis superciliexcelsis, Acernaspis xynon

Type specimen: GSC 122348, an exoskeleton

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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