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Psalikilus

Trilobita - Aulacopleurida - Hystricuridae

Taxonomy
Psalikilus was named by Ross (1951) [Sepkoski's age data: O Trem-u O Aren-l Sepkoski's reference number: 795]. Its type is Psalikilus typicum.

It was assigned to Proetida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Hystricuridae by Adrain et al. (2003) and Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Psalikilus Ross, Jr. p. 62
2002Psalikilus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Psalikilus Adrain et al. p. 559
2003Psalikilus Jell and Adrain p. 432

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderAulacopleuridaAdrain 2011
familyHystricuridaeHupé 1953
genusPsalikilus

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