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Cephalaspis novaescotiae

- Cephalaspidae

Taxonomy
Cephalaspis novaescotiae was named by Denison (1955). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is McArras Brook Rd, Arisaig, which is in a Lochkovian coastal sandstone/shale in the Knoydart Formation of Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1955Cephalaspis novaescotiae Denison p. 454 figs. figs. 111, 112
1966Cephalaspis novaescotiae Gardiner p. 15

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RankNameAuthor
subclassCornuataJanvier 1985
Cephalaspidiens
familyCephalaspidae
RankNameAuthor
genusCephalaspis
speciesnovaescotiaeDenison 1955

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