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Anaximander

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Olenidae

Taxonomy
Anaximander was named by Fortey (1974) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-l Sepkoski's reference number: 795]. Its type is Anaximander clavatus.

It was assigned to Pelturinae by Fortey (1974); and to Ptychopariida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Anaximander Fortey
2002Anaximander Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyOlenidaeBurmeister 1843
subfamilyPelturinaeHawle and Corda 1847
genusAnaximander

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