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Arachnida

Arachnida -

Taxonomy
Arachnida was named by Lamarck (1801). It is extant.

It was assigned to Arthropoda by Sepkoski (2002); to Chelicerata by Nielsen (2012); and to Sclerophorata by Lamsdell (2013).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1801Arachnida Lamarck
1817Acari Leach
1822Acarus resinosus Presl p. 210
1862Cecidomyia dubia von Heyden p. 80 figs. Pl 10, fig 4
1885Ixodes tertiarius Scudder
1890Acarina Scudder p. 46
1890Ixodes tertiarius Scudder p. 47 figs. Pl 6 fig 12
1895Podurites Matthew p. 273
1895Podurites saltator Matthew p. 273 figs. Pl 2, fig 10
1899Arthrolycosa prolifera Fritsch p. 61 figs. Pl 153, figs 1-3; text-fig 366
1904Pleurolycosa Fritsch p. 23
1904Pleurolycosa prolifera Fritsch p. 23 fig. 29
1908Acarina Cockerell
1957Acaromorpha Dubinin
2002Arachnida Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Acari Shultz
2007Acaromorpha Shultz
2008Pleurolycosa prolifera Štamberg and Zajíc p. 57 fig. 36
2009Acari Arillo et al. p. 322
2012Arachnida Nielsen p. 244 figs. Fig. 44.2
2013Arachnida Lamsdell p. 20

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumChelicerataHeymons 1901
RankNameAuthor
EuchelicerataWeygoldt and Paulus 1979
Prosomapoda
Planaterga
Dekatriata
SclerophorataKamenz et al. 2011
classArachnidaLamarck 1801
classArachnidaLamarck 1801

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