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The Eurypterida of New York plate 47.jpg
Restoration of H. excelsior
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Class: Eurypterida
Genus: Hallipterus

Hallipterus is a genus of prehistoric eurypterid.[1]

Artist's reconstruction of H. excelsior in life


  • Hallipterus Kjellesvig-Waering, 1963
    • Hallipterus excelsior (Hall, 1884) — Devonian, New York


  1. ^ Tetlie, O. E. (2008). "Hallipterus excelsior, a Stylonurid (Chelicerata: Eurypterida) from the Late Devonian Catskill Delta Complex, and Its Phylogenetic Position in the Hardieopteridae". Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History. 49: 19–99. doi:10.3374/0079-032X(2008)49[19:HEASCE]2.0.CO;2. 

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