Alkenia mirabilis Størmer 1970 (arthropod)

Arachnida - Trigonotarbida - Aphantomartidae

Full reference: L. Størmer. 1970. Arthropods from the Lower Devonian (Lower Emsian) of Alken an der Mosel, Germany. Part 1: Arachnida. Senckenbergiana Lethaea 51(4):335-369

Belongs to Alkenia according to M. Poschmann and J. A. Dunlop 2010

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SMF 26029, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Alken #3, Nellen Koepfchen Beds, Germany, which is in an Emsian lagoonal shale in Germany.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Devonian of Germany (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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