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Griffithides (Metaphillipsia)

Trilobita - Proetida - Proetidae

Taxonomy
Metaphillipsia was named by Reed (1943). It is not extant.

It was reranked as Griffithides (Metaphillipsia) by Chamberlain (1977).

It was assigned to Griffithides by Chamberlain (1977); and to Proetidae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1943Metaphillipsia Reed
1977Griffithides (Metaphillipsia) Chamberlain p. 767
2003Metaphillipsia Jell and Adrain p. 406

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderProetidaFortey and Owens 1975
familyProetidaeSalter 1864
genusGriffithides
subgenusMetaphillipsia()

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