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Fuxianhuia

Fuxianhuiida - Fuxianhuiidae

Taxonomy
Fuxianhuia was named by Hou (1987) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Atda-u Sepkoski's reference number: 780]. It is not extant. Its type is Fuxianhuia protensa.

It was assigned to Fuxianhuiidae by Hou and Bergström (1997); to Merostomoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Arthropoda by Bambach et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Fuxianhuia Hou
1997Fuxianhuia Hou and Bergström
2002Fuxianhuia Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Fuxianhuia Bambach et al. p. S78

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
RankNameAuthor
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
orderFuxianhuiidaBousfield 1995
familyFuxianhuiidae
genusFuxianhuiaHou 1987

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