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Pedinocephalites Rozova 1964 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Asaphida - Pterocephaliidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 20120

Full reference: A. V. Rozova. 1964. Biostratigrafiya i opisaniye trilobitov srednego i verkhnego Kembriya severo-zapada Sibirskoy Platformy. Opisaniye stratotipicheskogo razreza (reka Kulyumbe) [Biostratigraphy and description of trilobites of the Middle and Upper Cambrian of the northwestern Siberian Platform. Description of the stratotype section (Kulyumbe River)] 1-148

Parent taxon: Pterocephaliidae according to P. A. Jell and J. M. Adrain 2003

Sister taxa: Anechocephalus, Beigongia, Bromella, Cilia, Dikelocephalites, Housia, Labiostrella, Metachangshania, Morosa, Parahousia, Paramaladioidella, Pauciella, Pelicephalus, Plesiocilia, Prehousia, Proapatokephaloides, Prodikelocephalites, Protemnites, Pseudaphelaspis, Pterocephaliinae, Pulchricapitus, Sigmocheilus, Stenambon, Strigambitus, Tumicephalus, Uxunella, Yangweizhouia, Yingziaspis

Subtaxa: Pedinocephalites divulgatus, Pedinocephalites minimus

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Type: Pedinocephalina divulgata

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder