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Prospectatrix

Trilobita - Asaphida - Cyclopygidae

Taxonomy
Prospectatrix was named by Fortey (1981) [Sepkoski's age data: O Trem-u O Aren-u Sepkoski's reference number: 378,726]. It is not extant.

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1981Prospectatrix Fortey
2002Prospectatrix Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Prospectatrix Jell and Adrain p. 431

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
subclassLibristomaFortey 1990
orderAsaphidaSalter 1864
familyCyclopygidaeRaymond 1925
genusProspectatrixFortey 1981

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