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Mesotaxis

Conodonta - Ozarkodinida - Palmatolepidae

Taxonomy
Mesotaxis is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Palmatolepinae by Donoghue (2001); to Conodontophorida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Palmatolepidae by Donoghue et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2001Mesotaxis Donoghue p. 89
2002Mesotaxis Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Mesotaxis Donoghue et al. pp. f. 13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
classConodontaEichenberg 1930
PrioniodontidaDzik 1976
orderOzarkodinidaDzik 1976
suborderOzarkodininaDzik 1976
familyPalmatolepidaeMüller 1956
genusMesotaxis

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