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Jiangsuia Lin et al. 1983 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Proasaphiscidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 20597

Full reference: T. R. Lin, H. L. Lin, and T. Y. Zhou. 1983. Discovery of Cambrian trilobites in Kunshan of southeast Jiangsu with reference to the faunal provinciality and palaeogeography. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 22(4):399-412

Parent taxon: Proasaphiscidae according to T. R. Lin et al. 1983

Sister taxa: Atilayus, Chelidonocephalus, Daopingia, Derikaspis, Eymekops, Gangdeeria, Grandioculus, Guankouia, Hadraspis, Heyelingella, Honanaspis, Honania, Hundwarella, Iranoleesia, Jiubaspis, Jixianella, Kutsingocephalus, Lioparella, Luonanocephalus, Manchuriella, Maotunia, Memmatella, Miaobanpoia, Plectrocrania, Proasaphiscina, Proasaphiscus, Pseudanomocarina, Shanxiella, Sudanomocarina, Szeaspis, Tankhella, Wolfartius, Yujinia, Zhongtiaoshanaspis

Subtaxa: Jiangsuia cylindrica, Jiangsuia typica

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Type: Jiangsuia typica

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore