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Paraptychopyge

Trilobita - Asaphida - Asaphidae

Taxonomy
Paraptychopyge was named by Balashova (1964) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-u Sepkoski's reference number: 795]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Ptychopyginae by Fortey (1975); and to Asaphida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1964Paraptychopyge Balashova
1975Paraptychopyge Fortey
2002Paraptychopyge Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
subclassLibristomaFortey 1990
orderAsaphidaSalter 1864
superfamilyAsaphoideaSalter 1864
familyAsaphidaeBurmeister 1843
subfamilyPtychopyginaeBalashova 1964
genusParaptychopygeBalashova 1964

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