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Cheloniellida

Merostomoidea - Cheloniellida

Taxonomy
Cheloniellida was named by Broili (1932). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Merostomoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1932Cheloniellida Broili
2002Cheloniellida Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
RankNameAuthor
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
classMerostomoidea
orderCheloniellidaBroili 1932
orderCheloniellidaBroili 1932

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