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Megastrophia (Eomegastrophia) acanthoptera
Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophodontidae
It was recombined as Stropheodonta acanthoptera by Schuchert (1897); it was recombined as Brachyprion acanthopterus by Stearn (1956); it was recombined as Megastrophia (Eomegastrophia) acanthoptera by Jin et al. (1993).
|Year||Name and author|
|1891||Strophomena acanthoptera Whiteaves p. 294 figs. pl. 3, figs. 1, 2|
|1897||Stropheodonta acanthoptera Schuchert p. 419|
|1956||Brachyprion acanthopterus Stearn pp. 96 - 97 figs. Plate XI, figures 20, 21, 24, 25|
|1993||Megastrophia (Eomegastrophia) acanthoptera Jin et al. pp. 118 - 119 figs. Plate 38, figures 7-14; Plate 39, figures 1-9|
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