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Proetus

Trilobita - Proetida - Proetidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1831Proetus Steininger p. 355 figs. Plate XXI, Fig. 6
1846Forbesia McCoy
1925Proetus Warburg
1950Proetus Begg p. 285
1977Proetus Chatterton and Perry p. 777
1988Proetus Carroll
2002Proetus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Proetus Jell and Adrain p. 430

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

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
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