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Chomatopyge canasi

Trilobita - Proetida - Dimeropygidae

Taxonomy
Chomatopyge canasi was named by Chatterton et al. (1998). Its type specimen is CEGH-UNC 16934, a pygidium, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is LA a, Las Aguaditas North Section, ~5.5 km west and ~9.5 km south of San José da Jáchal, which is in a Llanvirn marine mudstone/chert in the Las Aguaditas Formation of Argentina.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1998Chomatopyge canasi Chatterton et al. pp. 295 - 298 figs. 3, 9-10, 11.1-7, 11.9-10

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

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available