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Kaotaia gedongensis

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Ptychopariidae

Taxonomy
Eokaotaia gedongensis was named by Yuan and Zhao (1994). It is not extant.

It was recombined as Kaotaia gedongensis by Peng et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Eokaotaia gedongensis Yuan and Zhao
2009Kaotaia gedongensis Peng et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyPtychopariidaeMatthew 1887
genusKaotaiaLu 1962
speciesgedongensis(Yuan and Zhao 1994)

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