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Poecilasma

Maxillopoda - Lepadiformes - Poecilasmatidae

Taxonomy
Poecilasma was named by Darwin (1851) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is extant. Its type is Poecilasma kaempferi.

It was assigned to Cirripedia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Poecilasmatidae by Harzhauser and Schloegl (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1851Poecilasma Darwin
2002Poecilasma Sepkoski, Jr.
2012Poecilasma Harzhauser and Schloegl p. 926

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classMaxillopodaDahl 1956
subclassCirripedia(Rafinesque 1816)
superorderThoracica(Darwin 1854)
orderLepadiformesBuckeridge and Newman 2006
suborderLepadomorphaGruvel 1905
familyPoecilasmatidaeAnnandale 1909
genusPoecilasmaDarwin 1851

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