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Mesotaphraspis inornata

Trilobita - Proetida - Dimeropygidae

Taxonomy
Mesotaphraspis inornata was named by Whittington and Evitt (1953). It is not extant. Its type specimen is USNM 116539. Its type locality is Loc. 1. Tumbling Run, 2 miles southwest of Strasburg, which is in a Blackriveran carbonate limestone in the Lincolnshire Limestone Formation of Virginia.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1953Mesotaphraspis inornata Whittington and Evitt p. 48 figs. pl. 24 f. 1-39

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderProetidaFortey and Owens 1975
familyDimeropygidaeHupe 1953
genusMesotaphraspis
speciesinornata

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available