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Lernaeodiscus

Maxillopoda - Kentrogonida - Lernaeodiscidae

Taxonomy
Lernaeodiscus was named by Mueller (1862). It is extant. Its type is Lernaeodiscus porcellannae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1862Lernaeodiscus Mueller p. 2
1969Lernaeodiscus 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
familyLernaeodiscidaeBoschma 1928
genusLernaeodiscusMueller 1862

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