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Laticephalus

Trilobita - Corynexochida - Edelsteinaspididae

Taxonomy
Laticephalus was named by Pokrovskaya (1959) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Boto-l Sepkoski's reference number: 522]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Corynexochida by Repina et al. (1999); to Trilobita by Sepkoski (2002); and to Edelsteinaspididae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1959Laticephalus Pokrovskaya
1999Laticephalus Repina et al. p. 27
2002Laticephalus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Laticephalus Jell and Adrain p. 396

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderCorynexochidaKobayashi 1935
familyEdelsteinaspididaeHupé 1953
genusLaticephalusPokrovskaya 1959

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