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Pleuroctenium

Trilobita - Agnostida - Condylopygidae

Taxonomy
Pleuroctenium was named by Hawle and Corda (1847) [Sepkoski's age data: ]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Condylopygidae by Whittington et al. (1997); and to Agnostida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Pleuroctenium Hawle and Corda
1997Pleuroctenium Whittington et al. p. 383
2002Pleuroctenium Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderAgnostidaSalter 1864
familyCondylopygidaeRaymond 1913
genusPleurocteniumHawle and Corda 1847

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