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Cretiscalpellum unguis

Maxillopoda - Scalpelliformes - Calanticidae

Taxonomy
Pollicipes unguis was named by Sowerby (1836). It is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Cretiscalpellum.

It was recombined as Cretiscalpellum unguis by Buckeridge (1983) and Carriol and Collins (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1836Pollicipes unguis Sowerby p. 335 figs. pl. 11, fig. 5
1936Pollicipes unguis Sowerby
1983Cretiscalpellum unguis Buckeridge p. 41
2000Cretiscalpellum unguis Carriol and Collins p. 142

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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)
orderScalpelliformesBuckeridge and Newman 2006
familyCalanticidaeZevina 1978
genusCretiscalpellumWithers 1922
speciesunguis(Sowerby 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