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Menocephalites

Trilobita - Agnostida - Solenopleuridae

Taxonomy
Menocephalites was named by Kobayashi (1935) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm m]. It is not extant.

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1935Menocephalites Kobayashi
2002Menocephalites Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Menocephalites Jell and Adrain p. 480

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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
genusMenocephalitesKobayashi 1935

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