Ceratiocaris longicauda Sharpe 1853 (arthropod)

Malacostraca - Archaeostraca - Ceratiocarididae

Alternative combination: Dithyrocaris longicauda

Full reference: D. Sharpe. 1853. Descriptions of the new species of Zoophyta and Mollusca (appendix B to Ribeiro, Carlos, Carboniferous and Silurian formation of the neighborhood of Bussaco in Portugal). Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 9(1):143-158

Belongs to Ceratiocaris according to S. Braddy et al. 2004

See also Sharpe 1853

Sister taxa: Ceratiocaris (Bohemicaris), Ceratiocaris (Colpocaris), Ceratiocaris (Limnocaris), Ceratiocaris acuminata, Ceratiocaris berdanae, Ceratiocaris bohemica, Ceratiocaris debilis, Ceratiocaris decipiens, Ceratiocaris maccoyanus, Ceratiocaris macroura, Ceratiocaris papilio, Ceratiocaris praecedens, Ceratiocaris primulus, Ceratiocaris pusillus, Ceratiocaris scharyi, Ceratiocaris silicula, Ceratiocaris solenoides, Ceratiocaris tardus, Ceratiocaris telleri

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Bu├žaco, Serra de Bussaco (Ordovician of Portugal)

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