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Choubertella

Trilobita - Redlichiida - Fallotaspididae

Taxonomy
Choubertella was named by Hupé (1952) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Atda-l Sepkoski's reference number: 473]. It is not extant. Its type is Choubertella spinosa.

It was assigned to Daguinaspidinae by Palmer and Repina (1993); to Fallotaspididae by Whittington et al. (1997); and to Olenellida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1952Choubertella Hupé
1993Choubertella Palmer and Repina p. 28 fig. 8.1
1997Choubertella Whittington et al. p. 422
2002Choubertella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderRedlichiidaRichter 1932
familyFallotaspididaeHupe 1953
genusChoubertellaHupé 1952

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
A. R. Palmer and L. N. Repina 1993Daguinaspididae with anterior margin of cephalon gently curved. Glabella moderately to strongly tapered forward. Width of interocular area opposite tip of ocular lobe nearly equal to basal glabellar width; width of extraocular area about equal to width of ocular lobe. Sag- ittal length of frontal area greater than that of occipital ring. Intergenal ridge well developed.