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Palaeaspis

Taxonomy
Palaeaspis was named by Claypole (1884). Its type is Holaspis sericeus.

It was assigned to Pteraspididae by Woodward (1891); to Pteraspidae by Jordan (1963); and to Vertebrata by Dumbrava and Blieck (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Palaeaspis Claypole
1891Palaeaspis Woodward p. 169
1963Palaeaspis Jordan p. 585
2005Palaeaspis Dumbrava and Blieck p. 165

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
RankNameAuthor
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
genusPalaeaspisClaypole 1884

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