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Aplotaspis

Trilobita - Asaphida - Ceratopygidae

Taxonomy
Aplotaspis was named by Henderson (1976) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Dres-u Sepkoski's reference number: 16]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Ptychopariida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Ceratopygidae by Varlamov et al. (2006).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Aplotaspis Henderson
2002Aplotaspis Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Aplotaspis Varlamov et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
subclassLibristomaFortey 1990
orderAsaphidaSalter 1864
familyCeratopygidaeRaymond 1913
genusAplotaspisHenderson 1976

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