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Mesoproctus

Xiphosura - Xiphosurida - Thelyphonidae

Taxonomy
Mesoproctus was named by Dunlop (1998). Its type is Mesoproctus rowlandi.

It was assigned to Thelyphonidae by Dunlop et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1998Mesoproctus Dunlop p. 294
2013Mesoproctus Dunlop et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumChelicerataHeymons 1901
EuchelicerataWeygoldt and Paulus 1979
Prosomapoda
classXiphosura()
orderXiphosuridaLatreille 1802
RankNameAuthor
Planaterga
Dekatriata
SclerophorataKamenz et al. 2011
classArachnidaLamarck 1801
Pantetrapulmonata
subclassTetrapulmonataSchultz 1990
Schizotarsata
PedipalpiBorner 1904
orderThelyphonidaLatreille 1804
orderUropygiThorell 1882
familyThelyphonidaeLucas 1835
genusMesoproctus

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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: chitinc
Grouping: solitaryc
Environment: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: nektobenthicc
Diet: carnivorec
Vision: limitedo
Created: 2017-04-17 09:55:58
Modified: 2017-04-17 09:55:58
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Bambach et al. 2007, Jell and Adrain 2003, Bush and Bambach 2015

Age range: Late/Upper Aptian or 122.46000 to 112.03000 Ma

Collections (3 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 112.03Brazil (CearĂ¡) M. rowlandi (122557 127034) M. sp., M. rowlandi (122922)