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Yuepingia

Trilobita - Asaphida - Ceratopygidae

Taxonomy
Yuepingia was named by Lu (1956) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm uMid Cm Dres-u Sepkoski's reference number: 16,472]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Asaphida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Ceratopygidae by Zhou and Zhen (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Yuepingia Lu
2002Yuepingia Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Yuepingia Zhou and Zhen

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
subclassLibristomaFortey 1990
orderAsaphidaSalter 1864
familyCeratopygidaeLinnarsson 1869
genusYuepingiaLu 1956

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