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Australosutura

Trilobita - Proetida - Brachymetopidae

Taxonomy
Australosutura was named by Campbell and Goldring (1960) [Sepkoski's age data: C Tour-l in Amos et al. ].

It was assigned to Brachymetopinae by Owens and Hammann (1990); to Proetida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Brachymetopidae by Brezinski (1998) and Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Australosutura Campbell and Goldring
1990Australosutura Owens and Hammann
1998Australosutura Brezinski p. 720
2002Australosutura Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Australosutura Jell and Adrain p. 346

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderProetidaFortey and Owens 1975
superfamilyAulacopleuroideaAngelin 1854
familyBrachymetopidaePrantl and Pribyl 1951
genusAustralosuturaCampbell and Goldring 1960

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