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Platypeltoides

Trilobita - Asaphida - Nileidae

Taxonomy
Platypeltoides was named by Pribyl (1949) [Sepkoski's age data: O Trem-l O Trem-u]. It is not extant. Its type is Asaphus (Platypeltis) croftii.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1949Platypeltoides Pribyl
2002Platypeltoides Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Platypeltoides Jell and Adrain p. 427

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
subclassLibristomaFortey 1990
orderAsaphidaSalter 1864
familyNileidaeAngelin 1854
genusPlatypeltoidesPribyl 1949

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