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Bellinurus

Xiphosura - Xiphosurida - Bellinuridae

Taxonomy
Bellinurus was named by Pictet (1846) [Sepkoski's age data: D Eife C Mosc-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1066].

It was assigned to Xiphosurida by Dix and Pringle (1930) and Sepkoski (2002); and to Bellinuridae by Dunlop et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1846Bellinurus Pictet
1930Belinurus Dix and Pringle p. 137
2002Bellinurus Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Bellinurus Dunlop et al. p. 10

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumChelicerataHeymons 1901
RankNameAuthor
EuchelicerataWeygoldt and Paulus 1979
Prosomapoda
classXiphosura()
orderXiphosuridaLatreille 1802
suborderBellinurinaZittel and Eastman 1913
familyBellinuridaeZittel and Eastman 1913
genusBellinurusPictet 1846

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