Adelophthalmus mansfieldi Hall 1877 (eurypterid)

Euchelicerata - Eurypterida - Adelophthalmidae

Alternative combinations: Anthraconectes mansfieldi, Dolichopterus mansfieldi, Eurypterus mansfieldi

Synonym: Eurypterus stylus Hall 1884

Full reference: C. E. Hall. 1877. Contribution to Paleontology from the Museum of the Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania . Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 16(99):621-622

Belongs to Adelophthalmus according to E. N. K. Kjellesvig-Waering 1958

See also Clarke and Ruedemann 1912, Dunlop et al. 2013, Dunlop et al. 2020 and Hall 1877

Sister taxa: Adelophthalmus (Eurypterus), Adelophthalmus approximatus, Adelophthalmus asturica, Adelophthalmus brasdorense, Adelophthalmus cambieri, Adelophthalmus carbonarius, Adelophthalmus chinensis, Adelophthalmus corneti, Adelophthalmus douvillei, Adelophthalmus dubius, Adelophthalmus dumonti, Adelophthalmus granosus, Adelophthalmus imhofi, Adelophthalmus irinae, Adelophthalmus kamyshtensis, Adelophthalmus kidstoni, Adelophthalmus lohesti, Adelophthalmus luceroensis, Adelophthalmus mazonensis, Adelophthalmus moyseyi, Adelophthalmus nebraskensis, Adelophthalmus pennsylvanicus, Adelophthalmus perornatus, Adelophthalmus piussii, Adelophthalmus pruvosti, Adelophthalmus pyrrhae, Adelophthalmus raniceps, Adelophthalmus sellardsi, Adelophthalmus sievertsi, Adelophthalmus waterstoni, Adelophthalmus wilsoni, Adelophthalmus zadrai, Lepidoderma imhofi, Glyptoscorpius kidstoni

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore


• Permian of United States (1: Pennsylvania collection)

• Carboniferous of United States (2: Pennsylvania)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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