Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Pollicipes pollicipes

Maxillopoda - Scalpelliformes - Calanticidae

Taxonomy
Lepas pollicipes was named by Gmelin (1790). It is extant. It is the type species of Pollicipes.

It was recombined as Pollicipes pollicipes by Buckeridge (1983).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1790Lepas pollicipes Gmelin
1983Pollicipes pollicipes Buckeridge p. 29

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

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
genusPollicipesLeach 1817
speciespollicipes(Gmelin 1790)

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