Asaphiscus Emory and King Apr. 1949 Middle Cambrian; between Antelope Springs and Marjum. Length-2 inches. Width at rear of Ceph. 1 1/4. Width at tail 1 in. Length pygidium 1/2 in. Length gl. to Margin 3/4ths. No spines-thor. segs. Apex. Segments-9. Pyg. furrowed 4. Eyes on free cheeks? Wide margin on pyg. Same width on Ceph. Plain concave on margin on Cephalon. Less concave on tail. Fixed cheeks extend to far edge of margin. 8 segs in axis of pyg. first four plain; others dim. Final seg of pyg a small plain conveity, with furrow. Strong rib beginning pyg; extends to margin. Glabella wider at bottom than at top; ends before reaching margin; Specimen compressed; glabella somewhat flattened; middle of axis segs. are compressed lower than adjoining thoracic segments;
Millard County (Utah);
Beckwith, Frank Asahel, 1876-1951
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