PALEOZOIC PROTO-MANTIS SHRIMP REVISITED

@inproceedings{Schram2007PALEOZOICPS,
  title={PALEOZOIC PROTO-MANTIS SHRIMP REVISITED},
  author={Frederick R. Schram},
  booktitle={Journal of Paleontology},
  year={2007}
}
  • F. Schram
  • Published in Journal of Paleontology 1 September 2007
  • Biology
Abstract A review and revision of the Paleozoic proto-stomatopods results in the recognition of a new species of Tyrannophontes Schram, 1969, T. gigantion, from the Middle Pennsylvanian Mazon Creek, Essex biota. A new family, Daidalidae, and new genus, Daidal, are required to separate a previously recognized taxon, T. acanthocercus Jenner, Hof, and Schram, 1998. Both Perimecturus pattoni Peach, 1908 and Gorgonophontes cf. fraiponti (Schöllmann, 2004) appear at present to be best placed within… 

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