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Arthricocephalus (Arthricocephalites)

Trilobita - Corynexochida - Oryctocephalidae

Taxonomy
Arthricocephalus (Arthricocephalites) was named by Chien and Lin (1974) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Boto-u Sepkoski's reference number: 463]. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Arthricocephalites by Sepkoski (2002) and Jell and Adrain (2003).

It was assigned to Arthricocephalus by Chien and Lin (1974); to Corynexochida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Oryctocephalidae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Arthricocephalus (Arthricocephalites) Chien and Lin
2002Arthricocephalites Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Arthricocephalites Jell and Adrain

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderCorynexochidaKobayashi 1935
familyOryctocephalidaeBeecher 1897
genusArthricocephalusBergeron 1899
subgenusArthricocephalitesChien and Lin 1974

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