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Onchopeltis

Trilobita - Ptychopariida

Taxonomy
Onchopeltis was named by Rasetti (1944) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Dres-u Cm Fran Sepkoski's reference number: 1,494]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Ptychopariida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1944Onchopeltis Rasetti
2002Onchopeltis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
genusOnchopeltisRasetti 1944

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