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Iranaspidion

Trilobita - Proetida - Phillipsiidae

Taxonomy
Iranaspidion was named by Kobayashi and Hamada (1978) [Sepkoski's age data: P Guad-u Sepkoski's reference number: 528,624].

It was synonymized subjectively with Pseudophillipsia by Lerosey-Aubril (2012).

It was assigned to Proetida by Sepkoski (2002); to Proetidae by Jell and Adrain (2003); and to Ditomopyginae by Owens (2003) and Fortey and Heward (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1978Iranaspidion Kobayashi and Hamada p. 157
2002Iranaspidion Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Iranaspidion Jell and Adrain p. 388
2003Iranaspidion Owens p. 382
2015Iranaspidion Fortey and Heward p. 207

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderProetidaFortey and Owens 1975
superfamilyProetoideaHawle and Corda 1847
familyPhillipsiidaeOehlert 1886
subfamilyDitomopyginaeHupe 1953
genusIranaspidion

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