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Rushtonites

Taxonomy
Rushtonites was named by Hinz (1987) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Tomm-u Cm Boto-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1244]. Its type is Rushtonites spinosus.

It was assigned to Problematica by Sepkoski (2002); and to Hallucishaniids by Caron et al. (2013).

Species
R. spinosus (type species)
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Rushtonites Hinz
2002Rushtonites Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Rushtonites Caron et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
RankNameAuthor
Panarthropoda
phylumOnychophoraGrube 1853
Hallucishaniids
genusRushtonites

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