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Odontopleura

Trilobita - Lichida - Odontopleuridae

Taxonomy
Odontopleura was named by Emmrich (1839) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara-u S Ludl-l Sepkoski's reference number: 795]. It is not extant. Its type is Odontopleura ovata.

It was assigned to Odontopleurinae by Bruton (1967) and Adrain and Ramskold (1997); and to Odontopleurida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1839Odontopleura Emmrich
1967Odontopleura Bruton
1997Odontopleura Adrain and Ramskold p. 260
2002Odontopleura Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderLichidaMoore 1959
familyOdontopleuridaeBurmeister 1843
subfamilyOdontopleurinaeBurmeister 1843
genusOdontopleuraEmmrich 1839

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