Laurieipterus Kjellesvig-Waering 1966 (eurypterid)

Euchelicerata - Eurypterida - Stylonuridae

Alternative spelling: Laurieopterus

Full reference: E.N. Kjellesvig-Waering. 1966. A revision of the families and genera of the Stylonuracea (Eurypterida) . Fieldiana: Geology 14:169-197

Parent taxon: Stylonuridae according to J.A. Dunlop et al. 2020

See also Dunlop et al. 2013, Lamsdell et al. 2010 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Ctenopterus, Laurieipterinae, Pagea, Soligorskopterus, Stylonurus

Subtaxa: Laurieipterus elegans

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Type: Stylonurus elegans

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore


• Silurian of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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