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Placoparia

Trilobita - Phacopida - Pliomeridae

Taxonomy
Placoparia was named by Hawle and Corda (1847) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-l O Ashg-m Sepkoski's reference number: 2,795].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Placoparia Hawle and Corda
2002Placoparia Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Placoparia Jell and Adrain p. 426

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPhacopidaSalter 1864
familyPliomeridaeRaymond 1913
genusPlacopariaHawle 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