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Cepheus

Xiphosura - Xiphosurida - Cepheidae

Taxonomy
Cepheus was named by Koch (1835). It is extant.

It was assigned to Carabodidae by Hopkins et al. (1971); and to Cepheidae by Dunlop et al. (2013).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1835Cepheus Koch
1855Tegeocranus Nicolet
1971Cephenus Hopkins et al.
2013Cepheus Dunlop et al. p. 95

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumChelicerataHeymons 1901
EuchelicerataWeygoldt and Paulus 1979
Prosomapoda
classXiphosura()
orderXiphosuridaLatreille 1802
RankNameAuthor
Planaterga
Dekatriata
SclerophorataKamenz et al. 2011
classArachnidaLamarck 1801
PoecilophysideaPepato et al. 2010
orderAcariformes(Zakhvatkin 1952)
suborderSarcoptiformesReuter 1909
infraorderOribatidaDug├Ęs 1834
BrachypylinaHull 1918
superfamilyCepheoideaBerlese 1896
familyCepheidaeBerlese 1896
genusCepheusKoch 1835

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