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Nepea

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Nepeidae

Taxonomy
Nepea was named by Whitehouse (1939) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm uMid-u Sepkoski's reference number: 16,81]. It is not extant.

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1939Nepea Whitehouse
2002Nepea Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Nepea Jell and Adrain p. 411

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyNepeidaeWhitehouse 1939
genusNepeaWhitehouse 1939

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