Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy   Age range and collections

Forteyops

Trilobita - Phacopida - Cheiruridae

Taxonomy
Forteyops was named by Pribyl et al. (1985) [Sepkoski's age data: O l Sepkoski's reference number: ZR85]. It is not extant. Its type is Kawina sexapugia.

It was assigned to Phacopida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cheiruridae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1985Forteyops Pribyl et al.
2002Forteyops Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Forteyops Jell and Adrain p. 468

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

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

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