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Samgonus Ozdikmen 2006 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Plethopeltidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 287182

Synonym: Lampropeltis [replaced name] (taxon 20641)

Full reference: H. Ozdikmen. 2006. Nomenclatural changes for fourteen trilobites genera. Munis Entomology & Zoology 1:179-190

Parent taxon: Plethopeltidae according to H. Ozdikmen 2006

Sister taxa: Arapahoia, Exigua, Koldinia, Koldiniella, Kuljumbina, Kulyumbopeltis, Leiocoryphe, Meniscocoryphe, Notaiella, Plethopeltides, Plethopeltis, Plethopeltoides, Poriplethopeltis, Pseudokoldinella, Stenopilus, Tolstotchichaspis

Subtaxa: Samgonus nitens

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Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore