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Mesostigmata

Xiphosura - Xiphosurida

Taxonomy
Mesostigmata was named by Canestrini (1891). It is extant.

It was assigned to Parasitiformes by Dunlop et al. (2013).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1815Gamasida Leach
1891Mesostigmata Canestrini
2000Gamasida Witaliński
2013Mesostigmata Dunlop et al. p. 58

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumChelicerataHeymons 1901
EuchelicerataWeygoldt and Paulus 1979
Prosomapoda
RankNameAuthor
classXiphosura()
orderXiphosuridaLatreille 1802
Planaterga
Dekatriata
SclerophorataKamenz et al. 2011
classArachnidaLamarck 1801
orderParasitiformes(Reuter 1909)
suborderMesostigmataCanestrini 1891
suborderMesostigmataCanestrini 1891

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