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Acariformes (mite)

Xiphosura - Xiphosurida

Taxonomy
Acariformes was named by Zakhvatkin (1952). It is extant.

It was reranked as the order Acariformes by Dunlop et al. (2013) and Garwood and Dunlop (2014).

It was assigned to Acari by Arillo et al. (2009) and Dunlop et al. (2013); and to Poecilophysidea by Garwood and Dunlop (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1952Acariformes Zakhvatkin
2009Acariformes Arillo et al. p. 322
2013Acariformes Dunlop et al. p. 69
2014Acariformes Garwood and Dunlop p. 21

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumChelicerataHeymons 1901
EuchelicerataWeygoldt and Paulus 1979
Prosomapoda
RankNameAuthor
classXiphosura()
orderXiphosuridaLatreille 1802
Planaterga
Dekatriata
SclerophorataKamenz et al. 2011
classArachnidaLamarck 1801
PoecilophysideaPepato et al. 2010
orderAcariformes(Zakhvatkin 1952)
orderAcariformes(Zakhvatkin 1952)

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