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Diania cactiformis Liu et al. 2011 (velvet worm)


PaleoDB taxon number: 217751

Full reference: J. Liu, M. Steiner, J. A. Dunlop, H. Keupp, D. Shu, Q. Ou, J. Han, Z. Zhang, and X. Zhang. 2011. An armoured Cambrian lobopodian from China with arthropod-like appendages. Nature 470(7335):526-530

Belongs to Diania according to J. Liu et al. 2011

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Haikou [Yuanshan Fm (formerly Qiongzhusi)], which is in an Atdabanian marine mudstone in the Yuanshan Formation of China