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Megarachne

Xiphosura - Xiphosurida - Woodwardopteridae

Taxonomy
Megarachne was named by Hunicken (1980). It is not extant. Its type is Megarachne servinei.

It was assigned to Araneae by Hunicken (1980); and to Woodwardopteridae by Selden et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Megarachne Hunicken
2005Megarachne Selden et al. p. 46

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumChelicerataHeymons 1901
EuchelicerataWeygoldt and Paulus 1979
RankNameAuthor
Prosomapoda
classXiphosura()
orderXiphosuridaLatreille 1802
Planaterga
Dekatriata
SclerophorataKamenz et al. 2011
orderEurypteridaBurmeister 1843
familyWoodwardopteridaeKjellesvig-Waering 1959
genusMegarachne

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