Arthropleura Jorden and Meyer 1854 (millipede)

Myriapoda - Arthropleurida - Arthropleuridae

Alternative spelling: Eurypterus (Arthropleura)

Synonyms: Carcinochelus Goldenberg 1877, Halonia Geinitz 1855

Parent taxon: Arthropleuridae according to S. Štamberg and J. Zajíc 2008

See also Guthörl 1934, Pruvost 1919, Pruvost 1930, Salter 1863 and Waterlot 1934

Sister taxa: Arthropleurion, Branchiopus, Branchipusites, Leptozoa, Propater, Troxites, Troxites germari

Subtaxa: Arthropleura armata Arthropleura britannica Arthropleura enodis Arthropleura maillieuxi Arthropleura mammata Arthropleura punctata Carcinochelus anthracophilus

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Permian of Germany (1 collection)

• Westphalian of Germany (2), the United Kingdom (1)

• Carboniferous of Belgium (10), France (8), Germany (14), the United Kingdom (2)

Total: 38 collections including 40 occurrences

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