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Aenigmatectus

Machaeridia - Hercolepadida

Taxonomy
Aenigmatectus was named by Hoare and Mapes (1996) [Sepkoski's age data: C Serp-l C Mosc-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1232]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Hercolepadida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1996Aenigmatectus Hoare and Mapes
2002Aenigmatectus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Trochozoa
RankNameAuthor
Eutrochozoa
phylumAnnelidaLamarck 1809
classMachaeridia
orderHercolepadidaDzik 1986
genusAenigmatectusHoare and Mapes 1996

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