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Protaulopsis

Taxonomy
Protaulopsis was named by Woodward (1901) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Actinopterygii by Woodward (1901); to Gasterosteiformes by Sepkoski (2002); to Acanthomorpha by Carnevale et al. (2014); and to Acanthopterygii by Bannikov (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1901Protaulopsis Woodward
2002Protaulopsis Sepkoski, Jr.
2014Protaulopsis Bannikov p. 30
2014Protoaulopsis Carnevale et al. p. 45

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
RankNameAuthor
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
genusProtaulopsis

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