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Fallotaspididae

Trilobita - Redlichiida - Fallotaspididae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1953Fallotaspididae Hupe
1993Fallotaspididae Palmer and Repina p. 27
1997Fallotaspididae Whittington et al. p. 418
2007Fallotaspididae Hollingsworth
2014Fallotaspididae Bushuev et al. p. 352

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderRedlichiidaRichter 1932
familyFallotaspididaeHupe 1953
familyFallotaspididaeHupe 1953

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
A. R. Palmer and L. N. Repina 1993Fallotaspidoidea with projection of anterior margin of ocular lobe more or less tangent to anterior end of IA or continuous as parafrontal band in front of L4. Glabella slightly to moderately tapered forward. Length of L4 less than one-third length of glabella, exclusive of occipital ring. Interocular area ranging from significantly wider to slightly narrower than extraocular area.