|Basic info||Taxonomic history||Classification||Relationships|
|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||Age range and collections|
Trilobita - Proetida - Telephinidae
It was assigned to Proetida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Telephinidae by Fortey (1975), Zhou et al. (1998), Fortey and Droser (1999), Jell and Adrain (2003) and Fortey and Bruton (2013).
|Year||Name and author|
|1975||Carolinites Fortey p. 94|
|1975||Tafnaspis Leanza and Baldis|
|1998||Carolinites Zhou et al. p. 720|
|1999||Carolinites Fortey and Droser p. 187|
|2002||Carolinites Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2003||Carolinites Jell and Adrain p. 355|
|2013||Carolinites Fortey and Bruton|
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