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Brianurus

Trilobita - Phacopida - Encrinuridae

Taxonomy
Brianurus was named by Edgecombe and Fortey (1995) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1088. Replacement for Briania Edgecombe 1994]. It is not extant. Its type is Briania jeffersoni.

It was assigned to Encrinurinae by Edgecombe and Fortey (1995); to Phacopida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Encrinuridae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Briania Edgecombe pp. 826-827
1995Brianurus Edgecombe and Fortey p. 615
2002Brianurus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Brianurus Jell and Adrain p. 352

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPhacopidaSalter 1864
familyEncrinuridaeAngelin 1854
subfamilyEncrinurinaeAngelin 1854
genusBrianurus

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