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Physemataspis insularis

Trilobita - Phacopida - Encrinuridae

Taxonomy
Encrinuroides insularis was named by Shaw (1968). Its type specimen is NYSM 12331, a cephalon/head (cranidium), and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Physemataspis insularis by Moss and Westrop (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Encrinuroides insularis Shaw p. 64 figs. Pl. 10, figs. 10, 12
2014Physemataspis insularis Moss and Westrop pp. 1113, table 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderPhacopidaSalter 1864
familyEncrinuridaeAngelin 1854
subfamilyEncrinurinaeAngelin 1854
genusPhysemataspisEvitt and Tripp 1977
speciesinsularis()

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