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Lophosaukia

Trilobita - Asaphida - Saukiidae

Taxonomy
Lophosaukia was named by Shergold (1971) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Fran-u Cm Trep Sepkoski's reference number: 16]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Asaphida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Saukiidae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Lophosaukia Shergold
2002Lophosaukia Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Lophosaukia Jell and Adrain p. 400

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
subclassLibristomaFortey 1990
orderAsaphidaSalter 1864
familySaukiidaeUlrich and Resser 1930
genusLophosaukiaShergold 1971

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