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Octillaenus

Trilobita - Corynexochida - Illaenidae

Taxonomy
Octillaenus was named by Salter (1867) [Sepkoski's age data: O u O Ashg-m]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Corynexochida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Illaenidae by Raymond (1916) and Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1867Octillaenus Salter
1916Octillaenus Raymond p. 9
2002Octillaenus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Octillaenus Jell and Adrain p. 412

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderCorynexochidaKobayashi 1935
familyIllaenidaeHawle and Corda 1847
genusOctillaenusSalter 1867

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