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Brachyopterella

Eurypterida

Taxonomy
Brachyopterella was named by Kjellesvig-Waering (1966) [Sepkoski's age data: S Prid Sepkoski's reference number: 1066].

It was corrected as Brachopterella by Sepkoski (2002).

It was assigned to Eurypterida by Sepkoski (2002) and Lamsdell et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Brachyopterella Kjellesvig-Waering
2002Brachopterella Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Brachyopterella Lamsdell et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumChelicerataHeymons 1901
RankNameAuthor
EuchelicerataWeygoldt and Paulus 1979
Prosomapoda
Planaterga
Dekatriata
SclerophorataKamenz et al. 2011
orderEurypteridaBurmeister 1843
genusBrachyopterellaKjellesvig-Waering 1966

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