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Tapinocalymene

Trilobita - Phacopida - Calymenidae

Taxonomy
Tapinocalymene was named by Siveter (1980) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-l S Wenl-u Sepkoski's reference number: 378].

It was assigned to Calymeninae by Adrain and Edgecombe (1997); to Phacopida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Calymenidae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Tapinocalymene Siveter
1997Tapinocalymene Adrain and Edgecombe p. 661
2002Tapinocalymene Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Tapinocalymene Jell and Adrain p. 451

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPhacopidaSalter 1864
familyCalymenidaeMilne-Edwards 1840
genusTapinocalymeneSiveter 1980

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