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Acanthophillipsia abrota

Trilobita - Proetida - Phillipsiidae

Taxonomy
Acanthophillipsia abrota was named by Yuan et al. (1992). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Guiyang Mineral Exploration Factory, Bed 7, Guiyang City, which is in a Wuchiapingian marine mudstone in China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Acanthophillipsia abrota Yuan et al. p. 43 figs. Pl 2, figs 1-9; pl 3, figs 5-8; text-fig 2

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderProetidaFortey and Owens 1975
superfamilyProetoideaHawle and Corda 1847
familyPhillipsiidaeOehlert 1886
subfamilyDitomopyginaeHupe 1953
genusAcanthophillipsia
speciesabrota

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