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Erieopterus

Eurypterida - Erieopteridae

Taxonomy
Erieopterus is a genus. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Erieopteridae.

It was assigned to Eurypterida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Erieopteridae by Tollerton (1989) and Dunlop et al. (2020).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Erieopterus Tollerton
2002Erieopterus Sepkoski
2020Erieopterus Dunlop et al. p. 22

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
Deuteropoda
subphylumChelicerataHeymons 1901
EuchelicerataWeygoldt and Paulus 1979
RankNameAuthor
Prosomapoda
Planaterga
Dekatriata
SclerophorataKamenz et al. 2011
orderEurypteridaBurmeister 1843
suborderEurypterinaBurmeister 1843
superfamilyEurypteroideaBurmeister 1843
familyErieopteridaeTollerton 1989
genusErieopterus

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.

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available