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Phillipsia

Trilobita - Proetida - Proetidae

Taxonomy
Phillipsia was named by Portlock (1843) [Sepkoski's age data: C Tour-l C Vise-l Sepkoski's reference number: 2].

It was assigned to Phillipsiidae by Campbell and Engel (1963); to Proetida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Proetidae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Phillipsia Portlock p. 305
1963Phillipsia Campbell and Engel p. 113
2002Phillipsia Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Phillipsia Jell and Adrain p. 425

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderProetidaFortey and Owens 1975
familyProetidaeSalter 1864
genusPhillipsia

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