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Parazhangshania Li et al. 1990 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Redlichiida - Gigantopygidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 240724

Full reference: S. Li, C. Kang, and X. Zhang. 1990. Sedimentary environment and trilobites of Lower Cambrian Yuxiansi Formation in Leshan District, Sichuan. Bulletin of the Chengdu Institute of Geology and Mineral Resources 12:37-56

Parent taxon: Gigantopygidae according to S. Li et al. 1990

Sister taxa: Yiliangella, Zhangshania

Subtaxa: Parazhangshania prompta, Parazhangshania sichuanensis

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Type: Parazhangshania sichuanensis

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder