Anomalocaridid trunk limb homology revealed by a giant filter-feeder with paired flaps

@article{Roy2015AnomalocarididTL,
  title={Anomalocaridid trunk limb homology revealed by a giant filter-feeder with paired flaps},
  author={Peter Van Roy and Allison C. Daley and Derek E. G. Briggs},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2015},
  volume={522},
  pages={77-80}
}
Exceptionally preserved fossils from the Palaeozoic era provide crucial insights into arthropod evolution, with recent discoveries bringing phylogeny and character homology into sharp focus. [...] Key Result The new material shows that each trunk segment bears a separate dorsal and ventral pair of flaps, with a series of setal blades attached at the base of the dorsal flaps.Expand
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