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Protopliomerops

Trilobita - Phacopida - Pliomeridae

Taxonomy
Protopliomerops was named by Kobayashi (1934) [Sepkoski's age data: O Trem-l O Aren-l Sepkoski's reference number: 2,80]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Phacopida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pliomeridae by Harrington and Leanza (1957) and Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1934Protopliomerops Kobayashi
1957Protopliomerops Harrington and Leanza
2002Protopliomerops Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Protopliomerops Jell and Adrain p. 432

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPhacopidaSalter 1864
familyPliomeridaeRaymond 1913
genusProtopliomeropsKobayashi 1934

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