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Adelophthalmus Jordan and Meyer 1854 (eurypterid)

Euchelicerata - Eurypterida - Adelophthalmidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 18949

Synonyms: Glyptoscorpius Peach 1882 (no. 272271), Polyzosterites Goldenberg 1873 (no. 201303)

Parent taxon: Adelophthalmidae according to J. C. Lamsdell et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Glyptoscorpius caledonicus

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Type: Adelophthalmus (Eurypterus) granosus

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore