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Parahystricurus smithiae

Trilobita - Aulacopleurida - Hystricuridae

Taxonomy
Parahystricurus smithiae was named by Boyce (1989) [Paratype: NFM F-142.]. Its type specimen is NFM F-88, a cephalon/head (cranidium), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is BH-30, which is in a Demingian peritidal lime mudstone/wackestone in the Boat Harbour Formation of Canada.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Parahystricurus smithiae Boyce p. 41 figs. Pl. 14, figs. 1-4

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderAulacopleuridaAdrain 2011
familyHystricuridaeHupé 1953
genusParahystricurus
speciessmithiae

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available