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Schistometopus typicalis

Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Ptychopariidae

Taxonomy
Schistometopus typicalis was named by Resser (1938). It is not extant. Its type specimen is USNM 95040. Its type locality is Locality 37m, shale beds (Pend Oreille Lake), which is in a Cambrian carbonate shale/limestone in the Rennie Shale Formation of Idaho.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Schistometopus typicalis Resser p. 10 figs. Pl. 1, fig. 12

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPtychopariidaSwinnerton 1915
familyPtychopariidaeMatthew 1887
genusSchistometopus
speciestypicalis

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