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Loligo

Cephalopoda - Teuthida

Taxonomy
Loligo was named by Schneider (1784) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 573]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Teuthida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1784Loligo Schneider
2002Loligo Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassColeoideaBather 1888
superorderDecabrachiaBoettger 1952
orderTeuthidaNaef 1916
genusLoligoSchneider 1784

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