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Leioshumardia Whittington 1965 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Shumardiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 20650

Full reference: H. B. Whittington. 1965. Trilobites of the Ordovician Table Head Formation, western Newfoundland. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 132(4):275-441

Parent taxon: Shumardiidae according to H. B. Whittington 1965

Sister taxa: Akoldinioidia, Changchowilla, Conophrys, Koldinioidia, Kweichowilla, Leoforteyia, Shumardia, Shumardoella, Tarimella

Subtaxa: Leioshumardia minima

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Type: Leioshumardia minima

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore