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Dorypyge

Trilobita - Corynexochida - Dorypygidae

Taxonomy
Dorypyge was named by Dames (1883) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm mMid-u Cm uMid-u Sepkoski's reference number: 81,464]. Its type is Dorypyge richthofeni.

It was assigned to Corynexochida by Sepkoski (2002); to Dorypyginae by Landing et al. (2008); and to Dorypygidae by Pour and Popov (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Dorypyge Dames
2002Dorypyge Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Dorypyge Landing et al. p. 897
2009Dorypyge Pour and Popov

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderCorynexochidaKobayashi 1935
familyDorypygidaeKobayashi 1935
subfamilyDorypyginaeKobayashi 1935
genusDorypygeDames 1883

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