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Merochaeta

Myriapoda -

Taxonomy
Merochaeta was named by Cook (1895). It is extant.

It was assigned to Eugnatha by Shear and Edgecombe (2010) and Riquelme and Hernández-Patricio (2018).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Merochaeta Cook
2010Merochaeta Shear and Edgecombe p. 181
2018Merochaeta Riquelme and Hernández-Patricio p. 640

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
classMyriapoda()
RankNameAuthor
DignathaTiegs 1947
subclassDiplopodaGervais 1844
subclassChilognatha()
infraclassHelminthomorpha(Pocock 1887)
EugnathaAttems 1898
superorderMerochaetaCook 1895
superorderMerochaetaCook 1895

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