† Yinitidae


Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Unterreich: Bilateria  ⇒ Klade: Eubilateria  ⇒ Abzweig: Protostomia  ⇒ Infrareich: Ecdysozoa  ⇒ Superstamm: Panarthropoda  ⇒ Stamm: Arthropoda  ⇒ Unterstamm: Mandibulata  ⇒ Klasse: Trilobita  ⇒ Ordnung: Redlichiida  ⇒ Unterordnung: Redlichiina  ⇒ Superfamilie: Redlichioidea

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Hupé, 1953

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Lebenszeitraum in Million Jahren (Ma)

Start age: 513 Ma - End age: 513 Ma
Series 2
(Serie 2)
Stage 4
(Stufe 4)

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Motility: fast-moving
Habit: low-level epifaunal
Environment: marine

deposit feeder

Compositon of the remains:

low Mg Calcite, Chitin

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

Next lower taxonomy level

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 11)

Taxonomic assignment (25)

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  • J. M. Adrain, 2011 - Class Trilobita Walch, 1771 - Animal biodiversity: an outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richness (3148), 104-109 (book chapter, English)
  • P. A. Jell, 2002 - Available generic names for trilobites - Memoirs of the Queensland Museum (48), 331-553 (journal article, English)
  • J. J. Sepkoski, Jr., 2002 - A compendium of fossil marine animal genera - Bulletins of American Paleontology (363), 1-560 (serial monograph, English)
  • Y. L. Zhao, 1984 - Trilobites of the Lower Cambrian Huanglianba Formation from Zhongxin of Kaiyang, Guizhou - Acta Palaeontologica Sinica (23), 755-763 (journal article, Chinese)
  • Y. L. Zhao, 1981 - Early and Middle Cambrian trilobites from Daoping of Fuquan, Guizhou - Acta Palaeontologica Sinica (20), 216-224 (journal article, Chinese)
  • W. T. Zhang, 1980 - Cambrian trilobite faunas of southwestern China - Palaeontologia Sinica, new series B (16), 1-497 (serial monograph, Chinese)