Eurypterus tetragonophthalmus Fischer 1839 (eurypterid)

Xiphosura - Xiphosurida - Eurypteridae

Alternative combination: Baltoeurypterus tetragonophthalmus

Belongs to Eurypterus according to O. E. Tetlie 2006

See also Størmer 1973

Sister taxa: Eurypterus (Adelophthalmus), Eurypterus cephalaspis, Eurypterus dekayi, Eurypterus flintstonensis, Eurypterus hankeni, Eurypterus henningsmoeni, Eurypterus laculatus, Eurypterus lacustris, Eurypterus leopoldi, Eurypterus loi, Eurypterus obesus, Eurypterus ornatus, Eurypterus pittsfordensis, Eurypterus punctatus, Eurypterus quebecensis, Eurypterus remipes, Eurypterus scorpioides, Eurypterus scouleri, Eurypterus serratus, Eurypterus styliformis, Eurypterus yangi

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Silurian of Canada (1: Nunavut collection), Estonia (2), Norway (3), Sweden (1), Ukraine (4)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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