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Opabinia

Taxonomy
Opabinia is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Radiodonta by Sepkoski (2002); and to Problematica by Bambach et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Opabinia Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Opabinia Bambach et al. p. S83

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumProblematica
RankNameAuthor
genusOpabinia

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