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Maiaspis

Trilobita - Agnostida - Solenopleuridae

Taxonomy
Maiaspis was named by Chernysheva (1956) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm uMid Sepkoski's reference number: 460]. It is not extant. Its type is Maiaspis mirabilis.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Maiaspis Chernysheva
2002Maiaspis Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Maiaspis Jell and Adrain p. 402

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderAgnostidaSalter 1864
superfamilyAgnostoideaM'Coy 1849
familySolenopleuridaeAngelin 1854
genusMaiaspisChernysheva 1956

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