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Machaeridia

Polychaeta - Phyllodocida

Taxonomy
Machaeridia was named as a class. It was considered monophyletic by Vinther et al. (2008).

It was reranked as the unranked clade Machaeridia by Parry et al. (2019).

It was assigned to Animalia by Adrain (1992); to Problematica by Sepkoski (2002); to Annelida by Vinther et al. (2008); and to Aphroditiformia by Parry et al. (2019).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1916Turrilepadida Pilsbry
1992Machaeridia Adrain p. 24
2002Machaeridia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Turrilepadida Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Machaeridia Vinther et al.
2019Machaeridia Parry et al. p. 4 fig. 4

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumAnnelidaLamarck 1809
RankNameAuthor
classPolychaetaGrube 1850
subclassAciculataRouse and Fauchald 1997
orderPhyllodocidaDales 1962
suborderAphroditiformiaLevinsen 1883
Machaeridia
Machaeridia

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