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Naraoia

Nektaspida

Taxonomy
Naraoia was named by Walcott (1912) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Atda-u Cm uMid-m Sepkoski's reference number: 580,809]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Naraoiidae.

It was assigned to Naraoiidae by Walcott (1912) and Conway Morris and Robinson (1988); to Naraoiida by Sepkoski (2002); to Nektaspida by Jell and Adrain (2003); and to Arthropoda by Bambach et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1912Naraoia Walcott
1988Naraoia Conway Morris and Robinson p. 25
2002Naraoia Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Naraoia Jell and Adrain p. 409
2007Naraoia Bambach et al. p. S78

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
RankNameAuthor
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
orderNektaspidaRaymond 1920
genusNaraoiaWalcott 1912

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