† Eophrynus (Euphrynus)


Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Unterreich: Bilateria  ⇒ Klade: Eubilateria  ⇒ Abzweig: Protostomia  ⇒ Infrareich: Ecdysozoa  ⇒ Superstamm: Panarthropoda  ⇒ Stamm: Arthropoda  ⇒ Unterstamm: Chelicerata  ⇒ Klasse: Arachnida  ⇒ Pantetrapulmonata  ⇒ Ordnung: Trigonotarbida  ⇒ Familie: Eophrynidae

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Woodward, 1871




Woodward, 1871
Ref.: H. Woodward. 1871. On the discovery of a new and very perfect arachnide from the ironstone of the Dudley coal-field. Geological Magazine 8:385-388

Lebenszeitraum in Million Jahren (Ma)

Start age: 318.1 Ma - End age: 314.6 Ma

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Motility: actively mobile
Habit: solitary
Environment: terrestrial
Compositon of the remains:


Reference- and Source indication, Literature

Next lower taxonomy level

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 8)

Taxonomic assignment (3)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • J. A. Dunlop, 2014 - Tomographic reconstruction of the exceptionally preserved trigonotarbid arachnid Eophrynus prestvicii - Acta Palaeontologica Polonica (59), 443-454 (journal article, English)
  • J. A. Dunlop, 2013 - A summary list of fossil spiders and their relatives - The World Spider Catalog, version 14.0. American Museum of Natural History (), - (unpublished, English)
  • C. Brauckmann, 2003 - Die fossilen Insekten, Spinnentiere und Eurypteriden von Hagen-Vorhalle - Geologie und Paläontologie in Westfalen (59), 1-89 (serial monograph, German)
  • C. Brauckmann, 1985 - Spinnentiere (Arachnida) und Insekten aus den Vorhalle-Schichten (Namurium B; Ober-Karbon) von Hagen-Vorhalle (West-Deutschland) - Geologie und Paläontologie in Westfalen (3), 1-132 (serial monograph, German)
  • D. Stur, 1877 - Die Culm-Flora der Ostrauer und Waldenburger Schichten - Abhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Geologischen Reichsanstalt (8), 1-366 (journal article, German)
  • H. Woodward, 1871 - On the discovery of a new and very perfect arachnide from the ironstone of the Dudley coal-field - Geological Magazine (8), 385-388 (journal article, English)
  • C. G. Giebel, 1856 - Die Insecten und Spinnen der Vorwelt mit steter Berücksichtigung der lebenden Insekten und Spinnen - Die Fauna der Vorwelt (2), 1-511 (book, German)
  • W. Buckland, 1837 - - The Bridgewater Treatises on the Power, Wisdom and Goodness of God as Manifested in the Creation. Treatise IV. Geology and Mineralogy with Reference to Natural Theology (2), 1-131 (serial monograph, English)