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Protostygina

Trilobita - Corynexochida - Styginidae

Taxonomy
Protostygina was named by Prantl and Pribyl (1949) [Subgenus]. Its type is Illaenus bohemicus.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1949Protostygina Prantl and Pribyl
2002Protostygina Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Protostygina Jell and Adrain p. 432

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderCorynexochidaKobayashi 1935
familyStyginidaeVogdes 1890
genusProtostyginaPrantl and Pribyl 1949

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