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Europrotapsis

Pteraspidomorphi - Pteraspidiformes - Pteraspididae

Taxonomy
Europrotapsis was named by White (1961) [Authority uncertain.].

It was assigned to Pteraspididae by Dineley and Metcalfe (1999).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1961Europrotapsis White
1999Europrotapsis Dineley and Metcalfe

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
classPteraspidomorphiGoodrich 1909
subclassCyathaspidiformesKaier 1930
orderPteraspidiformesBerg 1940
familyPteraspididaeClaypole 1885
genusEuroprotapsisWhite 1961

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