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Aporolepas

Maxillopoda - Scalpelliformes - Scalpellidae

Taxonomy
Aporolepas was named by Withers (1953) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-l T Ol-l]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Scalpellidae by Zullo and Kite (1985); and to Cirripedia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1953Aporolepas Withers
1985Aporolepas Zullo and Kite p. 8
2002Aporolepas Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classMaxillopodaDahl 1956
subclassCirripedia(Rafinesque 1816)
superorderThoracica(Darwin 1854)
orderScalpelliformesBuckeridge and Newman 2006
familyScalpellidaePilsbry 1907
genusAporolepasWithers 1953

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