Tachypleus

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Tachypleus
Temporal range: 23–0Ma
Miocene to Present[1]
Tachypleus tridentatus.jpg
Tachypleus tridentatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Merostomata
Order: Xiphosura
Family: Limulidae
Genus: Tachypleus

Tachypleus is a genus of southeast and east Asian horseshoe crabs in the family Limulidae.

Species[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sepkoski, Jack (2002). "A compendium of fossil marine animal genera (Arthropoda entry)". Bulletins of American Paleontology 364: p.560. Retrieved 2007-12-31. 

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Tachypleus at Wikimedia Commons