Lepidocaris rhyniensis

Период: Девон

A small multi-segmented crustacean with 10 pairs of biramous leaf-like trunk appendages, long biramous antennae with plumose setae and lacking a cephalic shield in adults. Maxillae modified and look like the first 2 pairs of trunk limbs.

Micro-herbivore / detritivore, living in ephemeral freshwater ponds.

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