Bassipterus

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Bassipterus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Class: Eurypterida
Genus: Bassipterus

Bassipterus is a genus of prehistoric eurypterid from the Silurian period of North America.[1]

Species[edit]

  • Bassipterus Kjellesvig-Waering & Leutze, 1966
    • Bassipterus virginicus Kjellesvig-Waering & Leutze, 1966 — Silurian, USA

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tetlie, O. E.; Poschmann, M. (2008). "Phylogeny and palaeoecology of the Adelophthalmoidea (Arthropoda; Chelicerata; Eurypterida)". Journal of Systematic Palaeontology. 6 (2): 237. doi:10.1017/S1477201907002416. 

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