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Daguinaspis

Trilobita - Redlichiida - Fallotaspididae

Taxonomy
Daguinaspis was named by Hupe and Abadie (1950) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Atda-l Sepkoski's reference number: 473,885]. It is not extant. Its type is Daguinaspis ambroggii. It is the type genus of Daguinaspidinae.

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

Species
D. ambroggii (type species)
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1950Daguinaspis Hupe and Abadie
1993Daguinaspis Palmer and Repina p. 28 fig. 8.2
1997Daguinaspis Whittington et al. p. 420
2002Daguinaspis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderRedlichiidaRichter 1932
familyFallotaspididaeHupe 1953
genusDaguinaspisHupe and Abadie 1950

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 1993Daguinaspidinae with anterior margin of cephalon bluntly pointed. Width of interocular area less than one-half basal glabell-ar width; width of extraocular area about equal to width of ocular lobe. Sagittal length of frontal area greater than that of occipital ring. Intergenal ridge well developed. Thorax of 16 (17?) segments; pleura about equal in width to axial lobe, unmodified. Pygidium small, subquadrate.