Ovalocephalus kanlingensis Zhang 1981 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Pliomeridae

Alternative combination: Hammatocnemis kanlingensis

Belongs to Ovalocephalus according to Zhou et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Ovalocephalus kelleri, Ovalocephalus tetrasulcatus

Type specimen: GSXU-XTR 341, a cephalon/head (cranidium)

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore


• Ordovician of China (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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