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Weania

Trilobita - Proetida - Phillipsiidae

Taxonomy
Weania was named by Campbell and Engel (1963) [Campbell in Campbell & Engel 1963. Sepkoski's age data: C Tour-l C Bash-u Sepkoski's reference number: 378,624,892]. Its type is Weania goldringi.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1963Weania Campbell and Engel pp. 107-108
2002Weania Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Weania Jell and Adrain
2003Weania 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
genusWeania

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