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Dokimocephalus

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Dokimocephalidae

Taxonomy
Dokimocephalus was named by Walcott (1924) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Fran-l Sepkoski's reference number: 379]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Dokimocephalus Walcott
2002Dokimocephalus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Dokimocephalus Jell and Adrain p. 368

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyDokimocephalidaeKobayashi 1935
genusDokimocephalusWalcott 1924

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