Definition of Order eurypterida

1. Noun. Extinct aquatic arthropods of the Paleozoic.

Exact synonyms: Eurypterida
Generic synonyms: Animal Order
Group relationships: Class Merostomata, Merostomata
Member holonyms: Eurypterid

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Order Eurypterida

order Ebenales
order Edentata
order Embiodea
order Embioptera
order Endomycetales
order Entomophthorales
order Ephemerida
order Ephemeroptera
order Equisetales
order Ericales
order Erysiphales
order Eubacteriales
order Eubryales
order Euphausiacea
order Eurotiales
order Eurypterida
order Exocycloida
order Fagales
order Falconiformes
order Filicales
order Foraminifera
order Fucales
order Gadiformes
order Galliformes
order Ganoidei
order Gaviiformes
order Gentianales
order Geophilomorpha
order Geraniales
order Ginkgoales

Literary usage of Order eurypterida

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Geological Magazine by Henry Woodward (1901)
"In North America the known genera and species of the order Eurypterida belong ... Description of a new genus of the order eurypterida from the Utica Slate. ..."

2. A Monograph of the British Fossil Crustacea, Belonging to the Order Merostomata by Henry Woodward (1878)
"... the terminations of which become walking or swimming feet and organs of prehension. I. Sub-Order—EURYPTERIDA, Huxley, 1859. Crustacea with numerous free ..."

3. Library of Universal Knowledge: A Reprint of the Last (1880) Edinburgh and (1881)
"... exclusively paleozoic, all the members being confined to the Silurian, Devonian, and carboniferous formations. The sub order eurypterida is described by ..."

4. The International Cyclopedia: A Compendium of Human Knowledge, Rev. with by Selim Hobart Peabody, Charles Francis Richardson (1898)
"The sub-order eurypterida is described by Henry Woodward ae composed of " crustaceans with numerous free ..."

5. College zoology by Robert William Hegner (1918)
"... contain most of the living species; the last order, EURYPTERIDA, is known only from fossils. a. The Spiders Order i. Araneida. — SPIDERS. ..."

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