Palaeocteniza Hirst 1923 (arthropod)

Arachnida - Trigonotarbida

Full reference: S. Hirst. 1923. On some arachnid remains from the Old Red Sandstone (Rhynie Chert Bed, Aberdeenshire). Annual Magazine of Natural History 9:455-474

Parent taxon: Trigonotarbida according to J. A. Dunlop et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Aenigmatarbus, Anthracomartidae, Anthracomartus hageni, Anthracophrynus, Anthracosironidae, Aphantomartidae, Archaeomartidae, Areomartus, Elaverimartus, Elaverimartus pococki, Eophrynidae, Eophrynus scharfi, Eurymartidae, Eurymartus spinulosus, Kreischeriidae, Lissomartidae, Namurotarbus, Palaeocharinidae, Palaeotarbus, Permotarbus, Termes buchi, Trigonomartus woodruffi, Trigonotarbidae, Tynecotarbus

Subtaxa: Palaeocteniza crassipes

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Type: Palaeocteniza crassipes

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Rhynie cherts (Cran coll.) (Devonian of the United Kingdom)

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