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Paedeumias

Trilobita - Redlichiida - Olenellidae

Taxonomy
Paedeumias was named by Walcott (1910). It is not extant.

It was reranked as Olenellus (Paedeumias) by Palmer (1998); it was misspelled as Paedumias by Sepkoski (2002) and Jell and Adrain (2003).

It was assigned to Mesonacidae by Resser (1928); to Olenellus by Palmer (1998); to Olenellida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Olenellidae by Riccio (1952) and Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1910Paedeumias Walcott
1928Paedumias Resser p. 4
1952Paedeumias Riccio p. 30
1998Olenellus (Paedeumias) Palmer p. 670
2002Paedumias Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Paedeumias Jell and Adrain p. 416

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderRedlichiidaRichter 1932
familyOlenellidae
genusPaedeumiasWalcott 1910

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