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Eccoptochile

Trilobita - Phacopida - Cheiruridae

Taxonomy
Eccoptochile was named by Hawle and Corda (1847) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-u O Ashg Sepkoski's reference number: 1266]. Its type is Eccoptochile claviger.

It was reranked as Cheirurus (Eccoptochile) by Salter (1864).

It was assigned to Cheirurus by Salter (1864); to Eccoptochilinae by Zhou et al. (1998); to Phacopida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cheiruridae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Eccoptochile Hawle and Corda
1864Cheirurus (Eccoptochile) Salter
1948Eccoptochiloides Prantle and Pribyl
1998Eccoptochile Zhou et al. p. 722
2002Eccoptochile Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Eccoptochiloides Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Eccoptochile Jell and Adrain p. 369

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPhacopidaSalter 1864
suborderCheirurinaHarrington and Leanza 1957
familyCheiruridaeHawle and Corda 1847
subfamilyEccoptochilinaeLane 1971
genusEccoptochileHawle and Corda 1847

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