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Kennacryphaeus Lieberman and Kloc 1997 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Phacopida - Acastidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 259062

Full reference: B. S. Lieberman and G. J. Kloc. 1997. Evolutionary and biogeographic patterns in the Asteropyginae (Trilobita, Devonian) Delo, 1935. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 232:1-127

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

Sister taxa: Acastava, Acaste, Acastella, Acastellina, Acastocephala, Acastoides, Acastopyge, Alcaldops, Armorigreenops, Asteropyge, Asteropyginae, Baniaspis, Bellacartwrightia, Bradocryphaeus, Braunops, Breizhops, Centauropyge, Chimaerastella, Coltraneia, Comura, Cryphina, Delocare, Deloops, Echinopyge, Erbenochile, Greenops, Hallandclarkeops, Harringtonacaste, Heliopyge, Hollardops, Kayserops, Kloucekia, Llandovacaste, Metacanthina, Mimocryphaeus, Neocalmonia, Neometacanthus, Paracryphaeus, Phacopidina, Pilletina, Protacanthina, Pseudocryphaeus, Psychopyge, Scotiella, Sokhretia, Stummiana, Tolkienia, Treveropyge, Walliserops

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore