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†suborder Palaeopemphida Feldmann et al. 2004 (crustacean)

Crustacea - Archaeostraca

PaleoDB taxon number: 184669

Full reference: R. M. Feldmann, A. A. Garassino, and C. E. Schweitzer. 2004. The presumed decapod, Palaeopemphix Gemmelaro 1890, is a unique member of the Phyllocarida (Palaeopemphicida: Palaeopemphidae). Journal of Paleontology 78(2):340-348

Parent taxon: Archaeostraca according to R. M. Feldmann et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Baituganocaris, Callizoe, Ceratiocaris, Dictyocaris, Dilophaspis, Dithyrocaris, Echinocaridina, Emmelezoe, Gonatocaris, Guerichicaris, Heroldina, Kerfornecaris, Lebesconteia, Macrocaris, Mesothyra, Orozoe, Pephricaridina, Ptychocaris, Pygocaris, Rhinocaridina, Schugurocaris, Trigonocarys

Subtaxa: Palaeopemphidae

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore