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Cermatops

Trilobita - Asaphida - Ceratopygidae

Taxonomy
Cermatops was named by Shergold (1980) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Fran-u Sepkoski's reference number: 16]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Trilobita by Sepkoski (2002); and to Ceratopygidae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Cermatops Shergold
2002Cermatops Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Cermatops Jell and Adrain p. 356

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
subclassLibristomaFortey 1990
orderAsaphidaSalter 1864
familyCeratopygidaeRaymond 1913
genusCermatopsShergold 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