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Nannopeltis Harrington and Leanza 1957 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Asaphida - Ceratopygidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 21971

Full reference: H. J. Harrington and A. F. Leanza. 1957. Ordovician trilobites of Argentina. Department of Geology, University of Kansas Special Publication. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press 1:1-276

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

Sister taxa: Aplotaspis, Asiocephalus, Ceratopyge, Cermatops, Charchaqia, Diceratopyge, Dichelepyge, Haniwoides, Hedinaspis, Hunanopyge, Hysterolenus, Macropyge, Onychopyge, Proceratopyge, Pseudohysterolenus, Pseudoyuepingia, Tamdaspis, Tropidopyge, Yuepingia, Yuepingioides

Subtaxa: Nannopeltis modesta

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Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder