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Swartpuntia was named by Narbonne et al. (1997) [Sepkoski's age data: V u]. It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type is Swartpuntia germsi.

It was assigned to Erniettamorpha by Sepkoski (2002); and to Petalonamae by Hoyal Cuthill and Han (2018).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1997Swartpuntia Narbonne et al. pp. 956-962 figs. 4, 6-8
2002Swartpuntia Sepkoski, Jr.
2018Swartpuntia Hoyal Cuthill and Han p. 8

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phylumPetalonamaePflug 1972

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.

No diagnoses are available