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Sarkia

Trilobita - Sarkiidae

Taxonomy
Sarkia was named by Shergold (1996) [Sepkoski's age data: O Llde-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1075]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1996Sarkia Shergold
2002Sarkia Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Sarkia Jell and Adrain p. 442

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
familySarkiidaeHupé 1953
genusSarkiaShergold 1996

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