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Quebecaspis

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Lonchocephalidae

Taxonomy
Quebecaspis was named by Rasetti (1944) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Dres-u]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1944Quebecaspis Rasetti
2002Quebecaspis Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Quebecaspis Jell and Adrain p. 437

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyLonchocephalidaeHupé 1953
genusQuebecaspisRasetti 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