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Kuamaia

Artiopoda -

Taxonomy
Kuamaia was named by Hou (1987) [Sepkoski's age data: ]. It is not extant. Its type is Kuamaia lata.

It was assigned to Merostomoidea by Sepkoski (2002); to Arthropoda by Bambach et al. (2007); and to Conciliterga by Paterson et al. (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Kuamaia Hou
2002Kuamaia Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Kuamaia Bambach et al. p. S78
2012Kuamaia Paterson et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
RankNameAuthor
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
classArtiopodaHou and Bergstrom
subclassConcilitergaHou and Bergström 1997
genusKuamaiaHou 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