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Palaeolenus

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Palaeolenidae

Taxonomy
Palaeolenus was named by Mansuy (1912) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Boto-u Sepkoski's reference number: 463,885]. It is not extant. Its type is Palaeolenus douvillei.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1912Palaeolenus Mansuy
2002Palaeolenus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Palaeolenus Jell and Adrain p. 417

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyPalaeolenidaeHupé 1953
genusPalaeolenusMansuy 1912

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