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Eshelmania

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Dokimocephalidae

Taxonomy
Eshelmania was named by Wilson (1951) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Dres-u Cm Fran-l Sepkoski's reference number: 80]. 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
1951Eshelmania Wilson
2002Eshelmania Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Eshelmania Jell and Adrain p. 374

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyDokimocephalidaeKobayashi 1935
genusEshelmaniaWilson 1951

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