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Platylepas

Cirripedia - Sessilia - Platylepadidae

Taxonomy
Platylepas was named by Gray (1825) [Sepkoski's age data: Q Plei-u R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Cirripedia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Platylepadidae by McLaughlin et al. (2005) and Jones (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1825Platylepas Gray
2002Platylepas Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Platylepas McLaughlin et al. p. 41
2007Platylepas Jones p. 293

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classCirripediaRafinesque 1816
superorderThoracica(Darwin 1854)
orderSessiliaLamarck 1818
suborderBalanomorphaPilsbry 1916
superfamilyChionolasmatoideaBuckeridge 1983
familyPlatylepadidaeNewman and Ross 1976
genusPlatylepasGray 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