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Quinquecosta

Trilobita - Phacopida - Pliomeridae

Taxonomy
Quinquecosta was named by Tripp (1965) [Sepkoski's age data: O Llvi-u O Llde-u]. It is not extant.

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1965Quinquecosta Tripp
2002Quinquecosta Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Quinquecosta Jell and Adrain p. 437

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPhacopidaSalter 1864
familyPliomeridaeRaymond 1913
genusQuinquecostaTripp 1965

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