Mesoproctus Dunlop 1998 (whip scorpion)

Arachnida - Thelyphonida - Thelyphonidae

Full reference: J. A. Dunlop. 1998. A fossil whipscorpion from the Lower Cretaceous of Brazil. The Journal of Arachnology 26:291-295

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

Sister taxa: Thelyphoninae, Thelyphonus

Subtaxa: Mesoproctus rowlandi

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Type: Mesoproctus rowlandi

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Brazil (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections including 4 occurrences

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