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Boothaspis

Pteraspidomorphi - Cyathaspidida

Taxonomy
Boothaspis was named by Broad (1973) [Sepkoski's age data: S Prid].

It was assigned to Pteraspidomorphes by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cyathaspidida by Blieck et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Boothaspis Broad
2002Boothaspis Blieck et al. p. 811
2002Boothaspis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
RankNameAuthor
subphylumVertebrata
classPteraspidomorphiGoodrich 1909
subclassHeterostraciLankester 1868
orderCyathaspididaKaier 1930
genusBoothaspisBroad 1973

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