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Rhodonaspis

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Olenidae

Taxonomy
Rhodonaspis was named by Whitehouse (1939) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Dres-l Sepkoski's reference number: 16]. It is not extant. Its type is Rhodonaspis longula.

It was assigned to Olenidae by Duan et al. (1999); and to Ptychopariida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1939Rhodonaspis Whitehouse
1999Rhodonaspis Duan et al.
2002Rhodonaspis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyOlenidaeBurmeister 1843
genusRhodonaspisWhitehouse 1939

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