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Ceratopyge

Trilobita - Asaphida - Ceratopygidae

Taxonomy
Ceratopyge was named by Hawle and Corda (1847) [Sepkoski's age data: O Trem-u]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Asaphida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Ceratopygidae by Harrington and Leanza (1957), Harrington et al. (1959) and Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Ceratopyge Hawle and Corda
1957Ceratopyge Harrington and Leanza
1959Ceratopyge Harrington et al. p. 363
2002Ceratopyge Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Ceratopyge Jell and Adrain p. 356

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
subclassLibristomaFortey 1990
orderAsaphidaSalter 1864
familyCeratopygidaeRaymond 1913
genusCeratopygeHawle and Corda 1847

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