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Nanshanaspis

Trilobita - Asaphida - Raphiophoridae

Taxonomy
Nanshanaspis was named by Zhang and Fan (1960). It is not extant. Its type is Nanshanaspis levis.

It was assigned to Raphiophoridae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonyms
  • Caganaspis was named by Kolobova (1968) [Sepkoski's age data: O m Sepkoski's reference number: ZR87]. It is not extant.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Nanshanaspis by Zhou and Zhou (2008).

    It was assigned to Asaphida by Sepkoski (2002).
  • Kongqiaoheia was named by Zhang (1988).

    It was synonymized subjectively with Nanshanaspis by Zhou et al. (2014).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Nanshanaspis Zhang and Fan
1968Caganaspis Kolobova
1988Kongqiaoheia Zhang
2002Caganaspis Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Nanshanaspis Jell and Adrain p. 409

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
subclassLibristomaFortey 1990
orderAsaphidaSalter 1864
familyRaphiophoridaeAngelin 1854
genusNanshanaspisZhang and Fan 1960

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