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Copepoda (copepod)

Copepoda -

Taxonomy
Copepoda was named by Milne-Edwards,Milne-Edwards (1840). It is extant.

It was reranked as the subclass Copepoda by Martin and Davis (2001).

It was assigned to Maxillopoda by Martin and Davis (2001); to Arthropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Crustacea by Kiessling (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Copepoda Milne-Edwards,Milne-Edwards
2001Copepoda Martin and Davis p. 60
2002Copepoda Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Copepoda Kiessling

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classCopepodaMilne-Edwards,Milne-Edwards 1840
classCopepodaMilne-Edwards,Milne-Edwards 1840

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