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Saukia

Trilobita - Asaphida - Saukiidae

Taxonomy
Saukia was named by Walcott (1914) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Fran-u Cm Trep-u Sepkoski's reference number: 379,464].

It was assigned to Asaphida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Saukiidae by Robison and Pantoja-Alor (1968), Jago and Corbett (1990) and Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1914Saukia Walcott
1968Saukia Robison and Pantoja-Alor p. 795
1990Saukia Jago and Corbett
2002Saukia Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Saukia Jell and Adrain p. 442

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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
genusSaukiaWalcott 1914

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