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Nipponaspis

Trilobita - Proetida - Phillipsiidae

Taxonomy
Nipponaspis was named by Koizumi (1972) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash-u P Djhu Sepkoski's reference number: 389]. Its type is Nipponaspis takaizumii.

It was assigned to Proetida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Weaniinae by Owens (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Nipponaspis Koizumi p. 22
2002Nipponaspis Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Nipponaspis Owens p. 383

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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
subfamilyWeaniinaeOwens 1983
genusNipponaspis

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