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Terataspis

Trilobita - Lichida - Lichidae

Taxonomy
Terataspis was named by Hall (1863) [Sepkoski's age data: D Eife-l Sepkoski's reference number: 421]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Echinolichinae by Thomas and Holloway (1988); to Lichida by Sepkoski (2002); to Lichidae by Jell and Adrain (2003); and to Echinolichini by Pollitt et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1863Terataspis Hall
1988Terataspis Thomas and Holloway p. 200
2002Terataspis Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Terataspis Jell and Adrain p. 452
2005Terataspis 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
genusTerataspisHall 1863

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