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Limulus

Xiphosura - Xiphosurida

Taxonomy
Limulus is a genus. It is extant.

It was assigned to Xiphosurida by Sepkoski (2002) and Krzemiński et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Limulus Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Limulus Krzemiński et al. p. 133

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumChelicerataHeymons 1901
EuchelicerataWeygoldt and Paulus 1979
Prosomapoda
classXiphosura()
orderXiphosuridaLatreille 1802
genusLimulus

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