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Deuteropoda

Sister taxa
Mandibulata

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2016Deuteropoda Ortega-Hernandez et al. pp. 268 - 269
2016Deuteropoda Ortega-Hernández pp. 268 - 269

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
RankNameAuthor
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
Deuteropoda
Deuteropoda

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.

Unr. †Deuteropoda Ortega-Hernández 2016
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Subph. Chelicerata Heymons 1901
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Unr. Euchelicerata Weygoldt and Paulus 1979
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G. †Dibasterium Briggs et al. 2012
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Dibasterium durgae Briggs et al. 2012
G. †Houia Selden et al. 2015
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Houia yueya Lamsdell et al. 2013
G. †Polystomurum Novojilov 1958
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Polystomurum stormeri Novojilov 1958
Unr. Prosomapoda Lamsdell 2013
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G. †Anderella Moore et al. 2007
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Anderella parva Moore et al. 2007
G. †Borchgrevinkium Novojilov 1958
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Borchgrevinkium taimyrensis Novojilov 1959
G. †Camanchia Moore et al. 2011
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Camanchia grovensis Moore et al. 2011
G. †Legrandella Eldredge 1974
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Legrandella lombardii Eldredge 1974
Unr. Planaterga Lamsdell 2013
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G. †Bembicosoma Laurie 1899
G. †Bunaia Clarke 1919
G. †Bunodes Eichwald 1859
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Invalid names: Exapinurus Nieszkowski 1859 [synonym]
G. †Cyamocephalus Currie 1927
Unr. Dekatriata Lamsdell 2013
G. †Pseudoniscus Nieszkowski 1859
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Invalid names: Neolimulus Woodward 1868 [synonym]
G. †Venustulus Moore 2005
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Fm. †Weinberginidae Richter 1929
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G. †Weinbergina Richter and Richter 1929
Cl. Xiphosura Latreille 1802
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Fm. †Kasibelinuridae Pickett 1993
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Invalid names: Elleriidae Raymond 1944 [synonym]
G. †Lunataspis Rudkin et al. 2008
G. †Maldybulakia Tesakov and Alekseev 1998
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Invalid names: Lophodesmus Tesakov and Alekseev 1992 [replaced]
G. †Micrichnus Abel 1926
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Invalid names: Artiodactylus Abel 1935 [synonym]
G. †Patesia Bicknell and Smith 2021
G. †Willwerathia Størmer 1969
Or. Xiphosurida Latreille 1802
Invalid names: Gnathopoda Straus-Durkheim 1829 [synonym], Merostomata Dana 1852 [synonym], Poecilopoda Claus 1868 [synonym], Xyphosures Latrielle 1802 [synonym]
Invalid names: Synziphosurina Packard 1886 [invalid subgroup]
G. †Thurandina Størmer 1974
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Thurandina waterstoni Stoermer 1974
G. †Titanoprosoma Bicknell et al. 2024
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Titanoprosoma edgecombei Bicknell et al. 2024
G. †Gumatagichnus Gabuniya et al. 1988
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Gumatagichnus unguliformis Gabuniya et al. 1988
Or. †Habeliida Aria and Caron 2017
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G. †Messorocaris Lerosey-Aubril and Skabelund 2018
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Messorocaris magna Lerosey-Aubril and Skabelund 2018
Or. †Mollisoniida Lerosey-Aubril et al.
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Fm. †Mollisoniidae Simonetta and Della Cava 1975
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G. †Mollisonia Walcott 1912
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Mollisonia symmetrica Walcott 1912
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Invalid names: Mollisonia rara Walcott 1912 [synonym]
Invalid names: Houghtonites Raymond 1931 [synonym]
G. †Thelxiope
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Thelxiope holmani Lerosey-Aubril et al. 2020
Thelxiope palaeothalassia Simonetta and Delle Cave 1975
Thelxiope spinosa Conway Morris and Robison 1988
Invalid names: Ecnomocaris Conway Morris and Robison 1988 [synonym], Parahabelia Simonetta 1964 [replaced]
G. †Urokodia
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Urokodia aequalis Hou et al. 1989
Fm. †Offacolidae Sutton et al. 2002
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G. †Offacolus Orr et al. 2000
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Offacolus kingi Orr et al. 2000
G. †Sanctacaris Briggs and Collins 1988
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Sanctacaris uncata Briggs and Collins 1988
Invalid names: Limulus nathorsti Jackson 1906 [nomen dubium]
Or. †Fuxianhuiida Bousfield 1995
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Fm. †Chengjiangocarididae Hou and Bergström 1997
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G. †Chengjiangocaris Hou and Bergström 1991
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Chengjiangocaris kunmingensis Yang et al. 2013
Chengjiangocaris longiformis Hou and Bergström 1991
Fm. †Fuxianhuiidae Hou and Bergström 1997
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G. †Fuxianhuia Hou 1987
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Fuxianhuia protensa Hou 1987
Or. †Isoxyida Simonetta and Delle Cave 1974
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Fm. †Isoxyidae Vodges 1893
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G. †Isoxys Walcott 1890
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Isoxys auritus Jiang 1982
Isoxys chilhoweanus Walcott 1890
Isoxys communis Glaessner 1979
Isoxys curvirostratus Vannier and Chen 2000
Isoxys longissimus Simonetta and Delle Cave 1975
Isoxys minor Luo et al. 2008
Isoxys paradoxus Hou 1987
Isoxys volucris Williams et al. 1996
G. †Surusicaris Aria and Caron 2015
Unr. †Mandibulata
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G. †Aquilonifer Briggs et al. 2016
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Aquilonifer spinosus Briggs et al. 2016
G. †Cambropachycope Waloszek and Mueller 1990
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Cambropachycope clarksoni Waloszek and Mueller 1990
Or. †Hymenocarina Clarke 1900
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Fm. †Perspicarididae Briggs 1978
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G. †Perspicaris Briggs 1977
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Perspicaris dilatus Robison and Richards 1981
Fm. †Pseudoarctolepidae Brooks and Caster 1956
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Pseudoarctolepis sharpi Brooks and Caster 1956
G. †Martinssonia Mueller and Waloszek 1986
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Martinssonia elongata Mueller and Waloszek 1986
G. †Musacaris Haug et al. 2010
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Musacaris gerdgeyeri Haug et al. 2010
G. †Oelandocaris Müller 1983
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Oelandocaris oelandica Müller 1983
Unr. Pancrustacea Zrzavý 1997
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Unr. Altocrustacea Regier et al. 2010
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Supercl. Allotriocarida Oakley et al. 2013
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Unr. Athalassocarida Lozano-Fernandez et al. 2019
Cl. Cephalocarida Sanders 1955
G. †Rehbachiella Mueller 1983
G. †Bredocaris Mueller 1983
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Bredocaris admirabilis Mueller 1983
Unr. †Hymenostraca Rolfe 1969
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G. †Branchiocaris Briggs 1976
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Branchiocaris malongensis Luo et al. 2008
Branchiocaris pretiosa Resser 1929
Branchiocaris xundianensis Luo et al. 2008
Branchiocaris yiliangensis Luo et al. 2008
G. †Ercaicunia Luo et al. 1999
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Ercaicunia multinodosa Luo et al. 1999
G. †Hymenocaris Salter 1853
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Hymenocaris dubia Resser and Howell 1938
Supercl. Multicrustacea Regier et al. 2010
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Infracl. †Halicyna Gall and Grauvogel 1967
Cl. Hexanauplia Oakley et al. 2013
Cl. Malacostraca Latreille 1802
G. †Nereocaris Legg et al. 2012
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Nereocaris exilis Legg et al. 2012
Supercl. Oligostraca Zrzavý et al. 1997
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Cl. Ichthyostraca Zrzavý et al. 1997
Cl. Ostracoda Latreille 1802 [ostracod]
G. †Tokummia Aria and Caron 2017
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Tokummia katalepsis Aria and Caron 2017
Invalid names: Hymenocarididae Haeckel 1896 [empty]
G. †Skara Mueller 1983
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Skara anulata Mueller 1983
G. †Wujicaris Zhang et al. 2010
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Wujicaris muelleri Zhang et al. 2010
G. †Yicaris Zhang et al. 2007
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Yicaris dianensis Zhang et al. 2007
Invalid names: Crustacea Brünnich 1772 [invalid subgroup]
Cl. †Megacheira Hou and Bergström 1997
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Or. †Fortiforcipida Hou and Bergström 1997
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Fm. †Fortiforcipidae Hou and Bergström 1997
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G. †Fortiforceps Hou and Bergström 1997
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Fortiforceps foliosa Hou and Bergström 1997
Fm. †Kootenichelidae Legg 2013
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G. †Kootenichela Legg 2013
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Kootenichela deppi Legg 2013
G. †Worthenella Walcott 1911
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Worthenella cambria Walcott 1911
Or. †Leanchoiliida Størmer 1944
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Fm. †Enaliktidae Siveter et al. 2014
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G. †Enalikter Siveter et al. 2014
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Enalikter aphson Siveter et al. 2014
Fm. †Leanchoiliidae Raymond 1935
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G. †Alalcomenaeus Simonetta 1970
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Alalcomenaeus cambricus Simonetta 1970
G. †Kanoshoia Lerosey-Aubril et al. 2020
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Kanoshoia rectifrons Lerosey-Aubril et al. 2020
G. †Leanchoilia Walcott 1912
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Leanchoilia hanceyi Briggs and Robison 1984
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Invalid names: Apiocephalus elegans Luo and Hu 1999 [synonym], Dianchia mirabilis Luo and Hu 1997 [synonym], Leanchoilia asiatica Luo and Hu 1997 [synonym], Yohoia sinensis Luo and Hu 1997 [synonym], Zhongxinai speciosa Luo and Hu 1997 [synonym]
Leanchoilia protogonia Simonetta 1970
Leanchoilia superlata Walcott 1912
G. †Oestokerkus Edgecombe et al. 2011
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Oestokerkus megacholix Edgecombe et al. 2011
Or. †Yohoiida Simonetta and Delle Cave 1975
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Fm. †Yohoiidae Henriksen 1928
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G. †Dytikosicula Conway Morris et al. 2015
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Dytikosicula desmatae Conway Morris et al. 2015
G. †Yohoia
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Locomotion: actively mobilep
Created: 2004-02-29 09:38:49
Modified: 2004-02-29 11:38:49
Source: p = phylum
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Ediacaran to the top of the Holocene or 635.00000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 541.0 Ma

Collections (12344 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Ediacaran635.0 - 541.0Mexico Platella sp. (10662)
Caerfai538.8 - 509.0Canada (Northwest Territories) Isoxys sp. (49080)
Early/Lower Cambrian538.8 - 509.0China (Yunnan) Fuxianhuia xiaoshibaensis (185938 185939)
Early/Lower Cambrian538.8 - 509.0China (Hubei) Cycloconchoides venustus (201164)
Early/Lower Cambrian538.8 - 509.0Sweden (Öland) Eolimulus alata (210576)
Waucoban538.8 - 509.0Canada (Northwest Territories) Branchiopoda indet. (6850)
Meishucunian530.7 - 521.0China (Shaanxi) Ostracoda indet. (6851)
Atdabanian521.0 - 516.0China (Yunnan) Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Chuandianella ovata, Isoxys auritus (90138) Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Isoxys auritus (90163) Chengjiangocaris longiformis, Leanchoilia illecebrosa (96412) Chengjiangocaris longiformis, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Canadaspis laevigata (96416) Chuandianella ovata (90129 90162) Chuandianella ovata, Isoxys auritus (86847 90161) Chuandianella ovata, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys auritus (90150) Chuandianella ovata, Isoxys sp. (90126) Fuxianhuia protensa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys auritus (90494) Fuxianhuia protensa, Chengjiangocaris longiformis, Fortiforceps foliosa, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Canadaspis laevigata (96405) Fuxianhuia protensa, Fortiforceps foliosa, Apiocephalus elegans, Leanchoilia asiatica, Dianchia mirabilis, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Ercaicunia multinodosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Waptia sp., Chuandianella ovata, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys curvirostratus, Isoxys auritus, Urokodia aequalis (68083) Fuxianhuia protensa, Fortiforceps foliosa, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Canadaspis laevigata, Chuandianella ovata (96402) Fuxianhuia protensa, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Chuandianella ovata, Isoxys auritus (86845) Fuxianhuia protensa, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Chuandianella ovata, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys auritus, Urokodia aequalis (86846) Fuxianhuia protensa, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Canadaspis laevigata (96403) Fuxianhuia protensa, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Chuandianella ovata, Isoxys auritus (90151) Fuxianhuia sp., Fortiforceps sp., Leanchoilia sp., Acanthomeridion sp., Branchiocaris sp., Waptia sp., Isoxys sp. (86930) Fuxianhuia sp., Fortiforceps sp., Leanchoilia sp., Branchiocaris sp., Waptia sp., Isoxys sp., Urokodia sp. (86929) Fuxianhuia sp., Leanchoilia sp., Acanthomeridion sp., Canadaspis sp., Waptia sp., Isoxys sp. (86933) Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys auritus (90495) Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys curvirostratus, Isoxys auritus, Isoxys spp. (10748) Leanchoilia illecebrosa (90133 96406 96409 96410 96413) Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Canadaspis laevigata, Chuandianella ovata, Isoxys auritus (86851) Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Chuandianella ovata, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys curvirostratus, Isoxys auritus, Isoxys sp. (90164) Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Isoxys auritus (90166) Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Canadaspis laevigata, Chuandianella ovata, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys curvirostratus, Isoxys auritus (90165) Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Chuandianella ovata (90149) Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Chuandianella ovata, Isoxys auritus, Isoxys sp. (90152) Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Ercaicunia multinodosa, Chuandianella ovata, Isoxys auritus (90137) Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Isoxys sp. (90135) Waptia sp. (86931)
Atdabanian521.0 - 516.0Russian Federation (Sakha Republic (Yakutiya)) Isoxys zhurensis (10008)
Atdabanian521.0 - 516.0Greenland (Peary Land) Isoxys volucris (90574)
Atdabanian521.0 - 516.0China (Guizhou) Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys curvirostratus (86849)
Atdabanian521.0 - 516.0Germany (Brandenburg) Diplostraca indet. (24190)
Atdabanian521.0 - 516.0China (Ercai) Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys curvirostratus, Isoxys auritus, Isoxys spp. (10747)
Atdabanian521.0 - 516.0Australia (South Australia) Isoxys sp. (97740 97748) Phasoia spicata (155233)
Nangaoian521.0 - 514.0China (Hubai) Branchiocaris sp., Isoxys sp., Mollisonia sp. (219687)
Nangaoian521.0 - 514.0China (Yunnan) Chengjiangocaris kunmingensis (234719) Fuxianhuia protensa, Chengjiangocaris longiformis, Fortiforceps foliosa, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Ercaicunia multinodosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Canadaspis laevigata, Waptia ovata, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys curvirostratus, Isoxys auritus (132330) Fuxianhuia protensa, Chengjiangocaris longiformis, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Ercaicunia multinodosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Waptia ovata, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys auritus (194141) Fuxianhuia protensa, Fortiforceps foliosa, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Canadaspis laevigata, Waptia ovata, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys curvirostratus, Isoxys auritus (194161) Fuxianhuia protensa, Fortiforceps foliosa, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Ercaicunia multinodosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Canadaspis laevigata, Waptia ovata, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys auritus, Urokodia aequalis (194155) Fuxianhuia protensa, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Waptia ovata, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys curvirostratus, Isoxys auritus (132329) Fuxianhuia protensa, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Ercaicunia multinodosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Canadaspis laevigata, Waptia ovata, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys auritus, Urokodia aequalis (194143) Fuxianhuia protensa, Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Ercaicunia multinodosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Waptia ovata, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys auritus, Urokodia aequalis (194153) Fuxianhuia xiaoshibaensis (234718) Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Canadaspis laevigata, Waptia ovata, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys curvirostratus, Isoxys auritus (132327 194160) Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Waptia ovata, Isoxys auritus (194162) Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Waptia ovata, Isoxys curvirostratus, Isoxys auritus (194140) Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Waptia ovata, Isoxys paradoxus, Isoxys curvirostratus, Isoxys auritus (194163) Leanchoilia illecebrosa, Ercaicunia multinodosa, Branchiocaris yunnanensis, Waptia ovata, Isoxys auritus (194150) Waptia ovata, Isoxys auritus (132328)
Nangaoian521.0 - 514.0China (Guizhou) Perspicaris sp., Isoxys paradoxa (128423)
Atdabanian - Caerfai521.0 - 509.0Greenland Isoxys volueris (9780)
Branchian517.1 - 509.0United Kingdom (England) Hesslandona n. sp. B (79939)
Botomian516.0 - 512.9Australia (South Australia) Isoxys sp. (172620) Oestokerkus megacholix, Isoxys communis, Isoxys glaessneri (187498)