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Mucronaspis grandis

Trilobita - Phacopida - Dalmanitidae

Dalmanites socialis grandis was named by Barrande (1852).

It was recombined as Dalmanitina grandis by Struve (1958); it was recombined as Mucronaspis grandis by Budil (1996).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Dalmanites socialis grandis Barrande p. 555 figs. PI. 27, figs. 15- 17
1958Dalmanitina grandis Struve p. 195
1996Mucronaspis grandis Budil pp. 65 - 71 figs. PI. I, figs. 4-6; PI. 11, figs. 2-4; PI. Ill, figs. 3, 4; Textfigs. 4, 9, 10a, 11a.

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumArtiopoda(Hou and Bergstrom)
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPhacopidaSalter 1864
suborderPhacopinaStruve 1959
superfamilyDalmanitoideaVogdes 1890
familyDalmanitidaeVogdes 1890
genusMucronaspisDestombes 1963
speciesgrandis(Barrande 1852)

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.

Mucronaspis grandis Barrande 1852
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Composition: low Mg calcitec
Composition 2: chitinc
Entire body: yesf
Adult length: 10 to < 100f
Adult width: 10 to < 100f
Ontogeny: molting, addition of partsc
Environment: marinec
Locomotion: fast-movingc
Life habit: low-level epifaunalc
Diet: carnivoresubo
Vision: well-developedf
Created: 2009-06-11 14:50:16
Modified: 2009-12-16 01:04:43
Source: f = family, subo = suborder, c = class
References: Hendy 2009, Aberhan et al. 2004, Fortey and Owens 1999

Age range: base of the Kralodvorian to the top of the Hirnantian or 449.80000 to 443.40000 Ma

Collections (4 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Kralodvorian449.8 - 445.2Czech Republic (Praha) Mucronaspis grandis (151985)
Hirnantian445.2 - 443.4Czech Republic (Praha) Mucronaspis grandis (type locality: 155721 202253 202254)