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Kettneraspis

Trilobita - Lichida - Odontopleuridae

Taxonomy
Kettneraspis was named by Prantl and Pribyl (1949) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-l D Give Sepkoski's reference number: 1106,1245]. It is not extant.

It was synonymized subjectively with Leonaspis by Whittington (1956).

It was assigned to Odontopleurinae by Adrain and Ramskold (1997); to Odontopleurida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Odontopleuridae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1949Kettneraspis Prantl and Pribyl
1997Kettneraspis Adrain and Ramskold p. 239
2002Kettneraspis Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Kettneraspis Jell and Adrain p. 392

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderLichidaMoore 1959
familyOdontopleuridaeBurmeister 1843
subfamilyOdontopleurinaeBurmeister 1843
genusKettneraspisPrantl and Pribyl 1949

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