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Parasolenopleura

Trilobita - Agnostida - Solenopleuridae

Taxonomy
Parasolenopleura was named by Westergard (1953) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm mMid-l Cm uMid-u Sepkoski's reference number: 81,378]. Its type is Calymene aculeata.

It was assigned to Solenopleurinae by Bruton and Harper (2000); to Ptychopariida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Solenopleuridae by Landing et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1953Parasolenopleura Westergard
2000Parasolenopleura Bruton and Harper
2002Parasolenopleura Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Parasolenopleura Landing et al. p. 898

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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
genusParasolenopleuraWestergard 1953

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