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Arctinurus

Trilobita - Lichida - Lichidae

Taxonomy
Arctinurus was named by Castelnau (1843) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov-m S Wenl-u replacement name for Platynotus Conrad 1838]. Its type is Paradoxides boltoni.

It was reranked as Lichas (Arctinurus) by Reed (1902).

It was assigned to Lichas by Reed (1902); to Lichinae by Thomas and Holloway (1988); to Lichida by Sepkoski (2002); to Lichidae by Jell and Adrain (2003); and to Platylichini by Pollitt et al. (2005).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1839Platynotus Conrad
1843Arctinurus Castelnau
1901Lichas (Pterolichas) Gürich p. 528
1902Lichas (Arctinurus) Reed p. 73
1988Arctinurus Thomas and Holloway p. 190
2002Arctinurus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Arctinurus Jell and Adrain p. 343
2005Arctinurus Pollitt et al. p. 237

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderLichidaMoore 1959
familyLichidaeHawle and Corda 1847
subfamilyLichinaeHawle and Corda 1847
tribePlatylichini
genusArctinurusCastelnau 1843

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