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Peltogaster

Maxillopoda - Kentrogonida - Peltogastridae

Taxonomy
Peltogaster was named by Rathke (1843). It is extant. Its type is Peltogaster paguri.

It was assigned to Peltogastridae by Newman et al. (1969).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Peltogaster Rathke
1969Peltogaster Newman et al. p. 272

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrünnich 1772
classMaxillopodaDahl 1956
subclassCirripedia(Rafinesque 1816)
superorderRhizocephalaMüller 1862
orderKentrogonidaDelage 1884
familyPeltogastridaeLilleborg 1861
genusPeltogasterRathke 1843

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