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Elyx

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Conocoryphidae

Taxonomy
Elyx was named by Brogger (1879) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm uMid-u Sepkoski's reference number: 81]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1879Elyx Brogger
2002Elyx Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Elyx Jell and Adrain p. 371

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyConocoryphidaeAngelin 1854
genusElyxBrogger 1879

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