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Pyrgodesmidae

Myriapoda - Polydesmida - Pyrgodesmidae

Taxonomy
Pyrgodesmidae was named by Silvestri (1896). It is extant.

It was assigned to Polydesmidea by Santiago-Blay and Poinar (1992).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1896Pyrgodesmidae Silvestri
1992Pyrgodesmidae Santiago-Blay and Poinar p. 366

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
classMyriapoda()
DignathaTiegs 1947
RankNameAuthor
subclassDiplopodaGervais 1844
subclassChilognatha()
infraclassHelminthomorpha(Pocock 1887)
EugnathaAttems 1898
superorderMerochaetaCook 1895
orderPolydesmidaPocock 1887
suborderPolydesmideaPocock 1887
familyPyrgodesmidaeSilvestri 1896
familyPyrgodesmidaeSilvestri 1896

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