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Neoglaphyraspis Yuan and Yin 1998 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Lonchocephalidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 182246

Full reference: J. L. Yuan and G. Z. Yin. 1998. New polymerid trilobites from the Chefu Formation in early Late Cambrian of eastern Guizhou. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 37(2):137-172

Parent taxon: Lonchocephalidae according to P. A. Jell and J. M. Adrain 2002

Sister taxa: Amiaspis, Calymenidius, Caulaspina, Durinia, Glaphyraspis, Hawkinsaspis, Kuraspis, Kuraspoides, Lonchocephalus, Monosulcatina, Neograciella, Nordia, Olegaspis, Pseudotalbotina, Quebecaspis, Raashellina, Talbotina, Terranovella, Trymataspis, Weeksina, Welleraspis

Subtaxa: Neoglaphyraspis nitida, Neoglaphyraspis trapezoidalis

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Type: Neoglaphyraspis nitida

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore