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Amblycranium

Trilobita - Aulacopleurida - Hystricuridae

Taxonomy
Amblycranium was named by Ross (1951) [Sepkoski's age data: O Trem-u Sepkoski's reference number: 795]. Its type is Amblycranium variabile.

It was assigned to Proetida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Hystricuridae by Adrain et al. (2003) and Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Amblycranium Ross, Jr. p. 64
2002Amblycranium Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Amblycranium Adrain et al. p. 559
2003Amblycranium Jell and Adrain p. 340

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderAulacopleuridaAdrain 2011
familyHystricuridaeHupé 1953
genusAmblycranium

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