Shumardia tarimuensis Zhang 1981 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Shumardiidae

Belongs to Shumardia according to Zhang 1981

Sister taxa: Shumardia (Conophrys), Shumardia (Shumardia), Shumardia acuticaudata, Shumardia alata, Shumardia ctenata, Shumardia erquensis, Shumardia exopthalmus, Shumardia extensa, Shumardia granulosa, Shumardia lacrimosa, Shumardia minaretta, Shumardia minutula, Shumardia phalloides, Shumardia sagittula

Type specimen: GSXU-XTR 131, an exoskeleton

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Ordovician of China (16 collections)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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