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Edmundsonia Cooper 1953 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Asaphida - Raphiophoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 19944

Full reference: B. N. Cooper. 1953. Trilobites from the Lower Champlainian formations of the Appalachian Valley. Geological Society of America Memoir 55:1-69

Parent taxon: Raphiophorinae according to R. A. Fortey 1975

Sister taxa: Ampyx, Ampyxella, Ampyxinella, Ampyxoides, Bulbaspis, Cnemidopyge, Globampyx, Mendolaspis, Miaopopsis, Raphiophorus

Subtaxa: Edmundsonia typa

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Type: Edmundsonia typa

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal suspension feeder