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Aethia

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Lonchocephalidae

Taxonomy
Aethia was named by Qian and Zhou (1984) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm m Sepkoski's reference number: ZR84]. It is not extant. Its type is Aethia rectangula.

It was assigned to Trilobita by Sepkoski (2002); and to Lonchocephalidae by Zhou and Zhen (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1984Aethia Qian and Zhou
2002Aethia Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Aethia Zhou and Zhen

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyLonchocephalidaeHupé 1955
genusAethia

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