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Calantica

Maxillopoda - Scalpelliformes - Calanticidae

Taxonomy
Calantica was named by Gray (1825) [Sepkoski's age data: J Kimm R Sepkoski's reference number: 346]. It is extant. Its type is Pollicipes villosus.

It was reranked as Scalpellum (Calantica) by Weltner (1922).

It was assigned to Scalpellum by Weltner (1922); to Calanticinae by Buckeridge (1983); to Cirripedia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Calanticidae by Jones (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1825Calantica Gray
1922Scalpellum (Calantica) Weltner p. 100
1983Calantica Buckeridge p. 30
2002Calantica Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Calantica Jones p. 291

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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
familyCalanticidaeZevina 1978
genusCalanticaGray 1825

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