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Ixodida (tick)

Xiphosura - Xiphosurida

Taxonomy
Ixodida was named by Leach (1815). It is extant.

It was reranked as the suborder Ixodida by Dunlop et al. (2013).

It was assigned to Acari by Klompen and Grimaldi (2001); and to Parasitiformes by Dunlop et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1815Ixodida Leach
2001Ixodida Klompen and Grimaldi
2013Ixodida 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)
suborderIxodida(Leach 1815)
suborderIxodida(Leach 1815)

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