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Chilopoda (centipede)

Myriapoda -

Taxonomy
Chilopoda was named by Latreille (1817). It is extant.

It was reranked as the class Chilopoda by Edgecombe and Giribet (2007).

It was assigned to Myriapoda by Piton (1940); and to Myriapoda by Edgecombe and Giribet (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1817Chilopoda Latreille
1940Chilopoda Piton p. 104
2007Chilopoda Edgecombe and Giribet

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
RankNameAuthor
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
classMyriapoda()
classChilopoda(Latreille 1817)
classChilopoda(Latreille 1817)

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