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Hypermecaspis venulosa

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Olenidae

Taxonomy
Hypermecaspis venulosa was named by Fortey (1974). Its type specimen is PMO NF 12, a cephalon/head (cranidium), and it is a 3D body fossil.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Hypermecaspis venulosa Fortey p. 49 figs. Pl. 15, figs. 2, 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyOlenidaeBurmeister 1843
genusHypermecaspisHarrington and Leanza 1957
speciesvenulosa

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available