Anomalocarida

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Anomalocarida
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Clade: Euarthropoda
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




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. PMID 24670770.