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Prosaukia

Trilobita - Asaphida - Saukiidae

Taxonomy
Prosaukia was named by Ulrich and Resser (1933) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Fran-u Cm Trep-u Sepkoski's reference number: 16,379,697]. It is not extant. Its type is Prosaukia ambigua.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1933Prosaukia Ulrich and Resser p. 167 figs. pl. 31, fig. 5
2002Prosaukia Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Prosaukia Jell and Adrain p. 431

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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
genusProsaukiaUlrich and Resser 1933

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