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Siro platypedibus Dunlop and Giribet 2003 (harvestman)

Arachnida - Opiliones - Sironidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 184811

Full reference: J. A. Dunlop and G. Giribet. 2003. The First Fossil Cyphophthalmid (Arachnida, Opiliones) from Bitterfeld Amber, Germany. The Journal of Arachnology 31(3):371-378

Belongs to Siro according to J. A. Dunlop and G. Giribet 2003

Sister taxon: Siro balticus

Type specimen: MB.A. 1086, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Braunkohl Mine, which is in a Lutetian marine amber/claystone in Germany.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 2.00