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Westergaardites

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Olenidae

Taxonomy
Westergaardites was named by Troedsson (1937) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Fran-u Sepkoski's reference number: 484]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Westergaardites Troedsson
2002Westergaardites Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Westergaardites Jell and Adrain p. 459

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyOlenidaeBurmeister 1843
genusWestergaarditesTroedsson 1937

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