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Macropyge

Trilobita - Asaphida - Ceratopygidae

Taxonomy
Macropyge was named by Stubblefield (1927) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Trep-l O Trem-u Sepkoski's reference number: 378,618]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Asaphida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Ceratopygidae by Bao and Jago (2000) and Jell and Adrain (2003).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1874Lichapyge Callaway
1927Macropyge Stubblefield p. 144
2000Macropyge Bao and Jago pp. 892, 897
2002Lichapyge Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Macropyge Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Macropyge Jell and Adrain p. 401

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
subclassLibristomaFortey 1990
orderAsaphidaSalter 1864
familyCeratopygidaeRaymond 1913
genusMacropygeStubblefield 1927

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