Anomalocarida

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Anomalocarida
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Stem-group: Arthropoda
Class: Dinocaridida
Order: Radiodonta
Suborder: Anomalocarida
Vinther et al., 2014

Anomalocarida is an extinct clade of stem-group arthropods. Some of the most famous genera are Anomalocaris and Peytoia.

Phylogeny[edit]

The phylogeny given by Vinther et al (2014) of the Radiodonta is as follows:[1]

Radiodonta

Caryosyntrips serratus


Anomalocarida


Anomalocaris pennsylvanica




Paranomalocaris multisegmentalis




Anomalocaris sp. Pioche Shale



Anomalocaris cf. saron




Anomalocaris sp. Emu Bay



Anomalocarididae

Anomalocaris canadensis


Amplectobeluidae


NIGP 154565



Anomalocaris saron



Amplectobelua

Amplectobelua kunmingensis




Amplectobelua stephenensis



Amplectobelua symbrachiata











Cetiocaridae

Anomalocaris briggsi



Tamisiocaris borealis



Hurdiidae

Fezouata hurdiid




Peytoia nathorsti




"Peytoia" sp. Balanga



Schinderhannes bartelsi




Stanleycaris hirpex


Hurdia


Hurdia cf. victoria



Hurdia victoria





Hurdia sp. Spence Shale



Hurdia sp. B Burgess











References[edit]

  1. ^ Vinther, J.; Stein, M.; Longrich, N. R.; Harper, D. A. T. (2014). "A suspension-feeding anomalocarid from the Early Cambrian". Nature 507: 496–499. doi:10.1038/nature13010.