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Cirolana

Malacostraca - Isopoda - Cirolanidae

Taxonomy
Cirolana was named by Leach (1818) [Sepkoski's age data: K Nc R Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Cirolanidae, Cirolanoidea.

It was assigned to Isopoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cirolanidae by Feldmann et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1818Cirolana Leach
2002Cirolana Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Cirolana Feldmann et al. p. 45

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrünnich 1772
classMalacostraca()
orderIsopodaLatreille 1817
suborderCymothoidaWägele 1989
superfamilyCirolanoideaDana 1852
familyCirolanidaeDana 1852
genusCirolanaLeach 1818

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