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Sacculina

Maxillopoda - Kentrogonida - Sacculinidae

Taxonomy
Sacculina was named by Thompson (1836). It is extant. Its type is Sacculina carcini.

It was assigned to Sacculinidae by Newman et al. (1969) and Zullo and Baum (1981).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1836Sacculina Thompson p. 452
1969Sacculina Newman et al. p. 272
1981Sacculina Zullo and Baum 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
familySacculinidaeLilleborg 1861
genusSacculinaThompson 1836

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