Proschizomus Dunlop and Horrocks 1996 (whip scorpion)

Arachnida - Thelyphonida

Full reference: J. A. Dunlop and C. A. Horrocks. 1996. A new Upper Carboniferous whip scorpion (Arachnida: Uropygi: Thelyphonida) with a revision of the British Carboniferous Uropygi. Zoologischer Anzeiger 234:293-306

Parent taxon: Uropygi according to O. E. Tetlie and J. A. Dunlop 2008

Sister taxa: Geralinura, Prothelyphonus, Thelyphonidae

Subtaxa: Proschizomus petrunkevitchi

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Type: Proschizomus petrunkevitchi

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Carboniferous of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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