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Myopsolenites boutiouiti

Trilobita - Bathynotidae

Taxonomy
Myopsolenites boutiouiti was named by Geyer and Landing (2004). Its type specimen is PIW 2003III23a, a cephalon/head, and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2004Myopsolenites boutiouiti Geyer and Landing pp. 201 - 205 figs. 4, 5, 7.3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
familyBathynotidaeHupé 1953
genusMyopsolenitesOpik 1975
speciesboutiouiti

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
G. Geyer and E. Landing 2004Species of Myopsolenites with moderately tapering glabella with well developed, transglabellar S1 and truncate front; moderately long palpebral lobes; thorax with thirteen segments; pygidium with with gently curved lateral and posterior margins, subparabolic in outline.