Areomartus Petrunkevitch 1913 (arthropod)

Arachnida - Trigonotarbida

Full reference: A. I. Petrunkevitch. 1913. A monograph of the terrestrial Palaeozoic Arachnida of North America. Transactions of the Connecticut Acadamy of Arts and Sciences 18:1-137

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

See also Dunlop 2010, Petrunkevitch 1945, Petrunkevitch 1949 and Petrunkevitch 1953

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

Subtaxa: Areomartus ovatus

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Type: Areomartus ovatus

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Cotton Hill, Fayette County (Carboniferous of West Virginia)

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