Tasmanaspis lewisi Kobayashi 1940 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Proetida - Hystricuridae

Alternative combination: Hystricurus lewisi

Synonym: Tasmanaspis longus Kobayashi 1940

Full reference: T. Kobayashi. 1940. Lower Ordovician fossils from Junee, Tasmania. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 1939:61-66

Belongs to Tasmanaspis according to P. A. Jell and J. M. Adrain 2002

See also Jell and Stait 1985 and Kobayashi 1940

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Tasmanaspis lewisi: Z151
  • Tasmanaspis longus:

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Australia (9 collections)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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