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Lissomartus schucherti

Xiphosura - Xiphosurida - Lissomartidae

Taxonomy
Trigonotarbus schucherti was named by Petrunkevitch (1913). Its type specimen is YPM 169 and is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Mazon Creek (YPM collection), which is in a Westphalian D deltaic mudstone in the Carbondale Formation of Illinois. It is the type species of Lissomartus.

It was recombined as Lissomartus schucherti by Petrunkevitch (1949), Petrunkevitch (1953), Dunlop (1995) and Dunlop et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1913Trigonotarbus schucherti Petrunkevitch p. 106 figs. Pl 10, figs 53,54; text-figs 63,64
1949Lissomartus schucherti Petrunkevitch p. 257 fig. 126
1953Lissomartus schucherti Petrunkevitch p. 94
1995Lissomartus schucherti Dunlop p. 122 figs. 1-4, 7
2013Lissomartus schucherti Dunlop et al. p. 122

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumChelicerataHeymons 1901
EuchelicerataWeygoldt and Paulus 1979
Prosomapoda
classXiphosura()
RankNameAuthor
orderXiphosuridaLatreille 1802
Planaterga
Dekatriata
SclerophorataKamenz et al. 2011
classArachnidaLamarck 1801
Pantetrapulmonata
orderTrigonotarbida()
familyLissomartidae
genusLissomartus
speciesschucherti()

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