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Svalbardites

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Olenidae

Taxonomy
Svalbardites was named by Fortey (1974) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren]. Its type is Svalbardites hamus.

It was assigned to Pelturinae by Fortey (1974); to Ptychopariida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Olenidae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Svalbardites Fortey
2002Svalbardites Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Svalbardites Jell and Adrain p. 449

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyOlenidaeBurmeister 1843
subfamilyPelturinaeHawle and Corda 1847
genusSvalbardites

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