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Pterocephalia tenura

Trilobita - Olenida - Pterocephaliidae

Taxonomy
Pterocephalia tenura was named by Rozova (1963). It is not extant.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1963Pterocephalia tenura Rozova

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumArtiopoda(Hou and Bergstrom)
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderOlenida
familyPterocephaliidaeKobayashi 1935
subfamilyPterocephaliinae
genusPterocephaliaRoemer 1849
speciestenuraRozova 1963

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Pterocephalia tenura Rozova 1963
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitec
Composition 2: chitinc
Entire body: yesg
Adult length: 10 to < 100g
Adult width: 10 to < 100g
Spines: minorg
Ontogeny: molting, addition of partsc
Environment: marinec
Locomotion: fast-movingc
Life habit: low-level epifaunalc
Diet: carnivorec
Vision: well-developedf
Created: 2009-06-10 08:27:33
Modified: 2009-06-10 10:27:33
Source: g = genus, f = family, c = class
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Hendy 2009, Whittington et al. 1997

Age range: Maduan or 497.00000 to 495.00000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Maduan497.0 - 495.0Russian Federation (Krasnoyar) Pterocephalia tenura (131069)