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Thaleops punctata

Trilobita - Corynexochida - Illaenidae

Taxonomy
Illaenus punctatus was named by Raymond (1905). Its type specimen is CM 1278, an exoskeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Nanillaenus punctatus by Shaw (1968); it was recombined as Thaleops punctata by Amati and Westrop (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1905Illaenus punctatus Raymond
1968Nanillaenus punctatus Shaw p. 49
2004Thaleops punctata Amati and Westrop p. 227

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderCorynexochidaKobayashi 1935
familyIllaenidaeHawle and Corda 1847
genusThaleopsConrad 1843
speciespunctata(Raymond 1905)

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