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Parainouyia Zhang et al. 1980 (trilobite)

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Inouyiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 227119

Full reference: W. Zhang, H. Lin, H. Wu and J. Yuan. 1980. Cambrian stratigraphy and trilobite fauna from the Zhongtiao Mountains, southern Shanxi. Memoirs of Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology 16:39-110

Parent taxon: Inouyiidae according to W. Zhang et al. 1980

Sister taxa: Catinouyia, Inouyia, Jiulongshania, Parajialaopsis, Pseudinouyia

Subtaxa: Parainouyia fakelingensis, Parainouyia lata, Parainouyia prompta

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Type: Parainouyia lata

Ecology: fast-moving low-level epifaunal deposit feeder