Geralinura Scudder 1884 (whip scorpion)

Arachnida - Thelyphonida

Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1884. A contribution to our knowledge of Paleozoic Arachnida. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 20:15-22

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

See also Brauckmann et al. 2003, Petrunkevitch 1949 and Tetlie and Dunlop 2008

Sister taxa: Proschizomus, Prothelyphonus, Thelyphonidae

Subtaxa: Geralinura britannica Geralinura carbonaria

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore


• Carboniferous of China (1 collection), the United Kingdom (3), United States (2: Illinois)

Total: 6 collections including 8 occurrences

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