Rahul Sharma

Lamiaspis

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  †Pteraspidomorphi
Order  †Pteraspidiformes
Phylum  Chordata
Subclass  †Heterostraci
Lamiaspis
Genus  †Lamiaspis Ilyes & Elliott, 1994
Similar  Panamintaspis, Pteraspidiformes, Pteraspididae, Doryaspis, Drepanaspis

Lamiaspis longiripa is an extinct pteraspid heterostracan agnathan vertebrate found in marine strata of Early Devonian Nevada.

The generic name translates as "shark shield", in reference to its shark-like hydrodynamic shape.

References

Lamiaspis Wikipedia


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