Megarachne Hunicken 1980 (eurypterid)

Xiphosura - Xiphosurida - Woodwardopteridae

Full reference: M. A. Hunicken. 1980. A giant fossil spider (Megarachne servinei) from Bajo de Veliz, Upper Carboniferous, Argentina. Boletin de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias 53(3-4):317-325

Parent taxon: Woodwardopteridae according to P. A. Selden et al. 2005

See also Hunicken 1980

Sister taxon: Woodwardopterus

Subtaxa: Megarachne servinei

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Type: Megarachne servinei

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Bajo de Veliz (CORD collection) (Carboniferous of Argentina)

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