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Eurymartus spinulosus Matthew 1895 (arthropod)

Arachnida - Trigonotarbida

PaleoDB taxon number: 288048

Full reference: G. F. Matthew. 1895. Organic remains of the Little River Group, no. IV. Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada, Second Series 1:273-279

Belongs to Trigonotarbida according to J. A. Dunlop et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Aenigmatarbus, Anthracomartidae, Anthracomartus hageni, Anthracophrynus, Anthracosironidae, Aphantomartidae, Archaeomartidae, Areomartus, Elaverimartus, Elaverimartus pococki, Eophrynidae, Eophrynus scharfi, Eurymartidae, Kreischeriidae, Lissomartidae, Namurotarbus, Palaeocharinidae, Palaeocteniza, Palaeotarbus, Permotarbus, Termes buchi, Trigonomartus woodruffi, Trigonotarbidae, Tynecotarbus

Type specimen: NBMG 3004, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Fern Ledges, Plant bed 2, Carleton, Saint John, which is in a Westphalian A estuary/bay shale in the Lancaster Formation of Canada.

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