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Acanthomeridion

Bradoriida

Taxonomy
Acanthomeridion was named by Hou et al. (1989) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Atda-u Sepkoski's reference number: 859]. Its type is Acanthomeridion serratum.

It was assigned to Archaeocopida by Bengtson (1992); and to Arthropoda by Sepkoski (2002) and Bambach et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Acanthomeridion Hou et al.
1992Acanthomeridion Bengtson p. 1022
2002Acanthomeridion Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Acanthomeridion Bambach et al. p. S78

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
RankNameAuthor
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
orderBradoriida(Raymond 1935)
genusAcanthomeridionHou et al. 1989

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