Eurypteroidea
Eurypteroidea Eu*ryp`te*roi"de*a, n. pl. [NL. See {Eurypteroid}.] (Paleont.) An extinct order of Merostomata, of which the genus Eurypterus is the type. They are found only in Paleozoic rocks. [Written also {Eurypterida}.] [1913 Webster] ||

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  • eurypteroidea — eu·ryp·te·roi·dea …   English syllables

  • eurypteroidea — yəˌriptəˈrȯidēə Etymology: New Latin, from Eurypterus + oidea synonym of eurypterida …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eurypterida — Eurypteroidea Eu*ryp te*roi de*a, n. pl. [NL. See {Eurypteroid}.] (Paleont.) An extinct order of Merostomata, of which the genus Eurypterus is the type. They are found only in Paleozoic rocks. [Written also {Eurypterida}.] [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Эвриптериды — (Eurypteroidea)         ракоскорпионы, гигантостраки, группа вымерших водных членистоногих класса меростомовых (Merostomata). Жили с ордовикского периода по пермский включительно. Тело более или менее веретеновидное, длиной 10 20 см (у некоторых… …   Большая советская энциклопедия

  • Merostomata — Mer o*stom a*ta, prop. n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. me ros thigh + ?, ?, mouth.] (Zo[ o]l.) A class of Arthropoda, allied to the Crustacea. It includes the trilobites, {Eurypteroidea}, and {Limuloidea}. All are extinct except the horseshoe crabs… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Eurypterid — Taxobox name = Eurypterids fossil range = Fossil range|510|248 Cambrian Permian image caption = Eurypterid from Ernst Haeckel s Kunstformen der Natur , 1904. regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda subphylum = Chelicerata classis = Eurypterida… …   Wikipedia

  • Dolichopterus — Temporal range: Late Silurian …   Wikipedia

  • List of eurypterids — Eurypterus tetragonophthalmus from Ernst Haeckel s Kunstformen der Natur (1904) This list of eurypterids is an attempt to create a comprehensive listing of all genera that have ever been included in the subclass Eurypterida, excluding purely… …   Wikipedia

  • Breitflosser — Seeskorpione Aus Kunstformen der Natur von Ernst Haeckel Zeitraum Ordovizium bis Perm Fundorte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Eurypterida — Seeskorpione Aus Kunstformen der Natur von Ernst Haeckel Zeitraum Ordovizium bis Perm Fundorte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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