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Dasometopus

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Holocephalinidae

Taxonomy
Dasometopus was named by Resser (1936) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm uMid-l Cm uMid-u Sepkoski's reference number: 80]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Ptychopariida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Holocephalinidae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1936Dasometopus Resser
2002Dasometopus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Dasometopus Jell and Adrain p. 364

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyHolocephalinidaeHupé 1953
genusDasometopusResser 1936

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