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Metaleiolichas

Trilobita - Lichida - Lichidae

Taxonomy
Metaleiolichas was named by Kobayashi and Hamada (1987) [Sepkoski's age data: S Sepkoski's reference number: ZR88]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Lichidae by Kobayashi and Hamada (1987); and to Lichida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Metaleiolichas Kobayashi and Hamada
2002Metaleiolichas Sepkoski, Jr.

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

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