A Lower Devonian stylonurid eurypterid from Arctic Canada

R. E. Plotnick, D. K. Elliott

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In 1990 a large eurypterid was found in an isolated slab in the Lower Devonian Snowblind Bay Formation of Cornwallis Island, Northwest Territories. The size of the slab precluded its collection at that time, and it was later collected in 1994. This new specimen represents the first documented eurypterid occurrence from the Devonian of this region. It is also the first record of a Canadian Arctic stylonurid. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)399-402
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Paleontology
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Palaeontology


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