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Squamacula buckorum

Taxonomy
Squamacula buckorum was named by Paterson et al. (2012). Its type specimen is P15347 and is a compression preserving soft parts.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2012Squamacula buckorum Paterson et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
RankNameAuthor
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumArtiopoda(Hou and Bergstrom)
genusSquamacula
speciesbuckorum

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Squamacula buckorum Paterson et al. 2012
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Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
J. R. Paterson et al. 2012Squamacula with doublure of sagittal length
approximately 50 percent longer than dorsal surface of
cephalic shield; 11 thoracic tergites that overlap up to onequarter
of length of each tergite
Measurements
No measurements are available
Locomotion: actively mobileg
Life habit: nektobenthicg
Vision: well-developedg
Created: 2010-08-24 01:36:18
Modified: 2010-08-24 07:02:03
Source: g = genus
Reference: Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range: Botomian or 516.00000 to 512.90000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Botomian516.0 - 512.9Australia (South Australia) Squamacula buckorum (187498)