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Otarozoum

Trilobita - Lichida - Lichidae

Taxonomy
Otarozoum was named by Thomas and Holloway (1988) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara Sepkoski's reference number: 774]. It is not extant. Its type is Lichas (Homolichas) melmerbiensis.

It was assigned to Homolichinae by Thomas and Holloway (1988); to Lichida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Echinolichini by Pollitt et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Otarozoum Thomas and Holloway
2002Otarozoum Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Otarozoum 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
tribeEchinolichini
genusOtarozoum

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