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Sphaerocare

Trilobita -

Taxonomy
Sphaerocare was named by Harrington and Leanza (1957) [Sepkoski's age data: O l]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Trilobita by Harrington and Leanza (1957) and Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Sphaerocare Harrington and Leanza
2002Sphaerocare Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
RankNameAuthor
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
genusSphaerocareHarrington and Leanza 1957

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