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Singuuriqia

Taxonomy
Singuuriqia was named by Peel (2017). Its type is Singuuriqia simoni.

It was assigned to Priapulida by Peel (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2017Singuuriqia Peel p. 796

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
RankNameAuthor
CycloneuraliaAhlrichs 1995
Scaldiphora
phylumPriapulida
genusSinguuriqia

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
J. S. Peel 2017Smooth, slender, worm in which the longitudi- nally folded, broad, sack-like foregut narrows forward into an extensible pharynx bearing pharyngeal teeth; posterior gut longitudinally folded. Trunk parallel-sided, passing anteriorly into a slightly expanded, ovoid, proboscis with- out scalids and seemingly lacking zonation; transverse cuticular ridges, dermal sclerites and spines not present.