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Ampyxoides

Trilobita - Asaphida - Raphiophoridae

Taxonomy
Ampyxoides was named by Whittington (1965) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren O Llvi-u Sepkoski's reference number: 795].

It was assigned to Raphiophorinae by Fortey (1975); to Raphiophoridae by Fortey and Droser (1999); and to Asaphida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1965Ampyxoides Whittington p. 319
1975Ampyxoides Fortey p. 65
1999Ampyxoides Fortey and Droser p. 195
2002Ampyxoides Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
subclassLibristomaFortey 1990
orderAsaphidaSalter 1864
familyRaphiophoridaeAngelin 1854
subfamilyRaphiophorinaeAngelin 1854
genusAmpyxoides

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