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Pliomera fisheri

Trilobita - Phacopida - Pliomeridae

Asaphus fisheri was named by Eichwald (1825).

It was recombined as Amphion (Asaphus) fischeri by Eichwald (1840); it was recombined as Pliomera fischeri by Tjernvik and Johansson (1980); it was recombined as Pliomera fisheri by Bergström et al. (2013).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1825Asaphus fisheri Eichwald figs. pl. 3 f. 2a,b
1840Amphion (Asaphus) fischeri Eichwald pp. 70, 85
1980Pliomera fischeri Tjernvik and Johansson
2013Pliomera fisheri Bergström et al. p. 217

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumArtiopoda(Hou and Bergstrom)
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPhacopidaSalter 1864
suborderCheirurinaHarrington and Leanza 1957
familyPliomeridaeRaymond 1913
genusPliomeraAngelin 1845
speciesfisheri(Eichwald 1825)

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.

Pliomera fisheri Eichwald 1825
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No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
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: carnivorec
Vision: well-developedf
Created: 2009-06-11 18:29:43
Modified: 2009-12-16 01:33:48
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Hendy 2009

Age range: base of the Volkhov to the top of the Valaste or 471.10000 to 466.00000 Ma

Collections (26 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Valaste471.8 - 466.0Sweden Pliomera fischeri (198045)
Volkhov471.1 - 469.2Russian Federation Pliomera fischeri (157103 157105)
Kunda469.2 - 464.3Sweden Pliomera fischeri (188210 188213 188214 188215 188219 188221 188222 188236 188271 188272 188275 188277 188280 188284 188287 188289 188299 188301)
Darriwilian467.3 - 458.4Russian Federation (Gorny Altai) Pliomera fischeri (186015 194972)
Darriwilian467.3 - 458.4Russian Federation (Siberia) Pliomera fischeri (206165 206166)
Darriwilian - Sandbian467.3 - 453.0Russian Federation (Siberia) Pliomera fischeri (205582)