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Protostomia

Taxonomy
Protostomia was named by Grobben (1908). It is extant.

It was assigned to Nephrozoa by Peterson et al. (2005) and Edgecombe et al. (2011); and to Eubilateria by Nielsen (2012).

Subtaxa
Sister taxa
Ecdysozoa, Spiralia

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1908Protostomia Grobben p. 497
2005Protostomia Peterson et al. p. 38
2011Protostomia Edgecombe et al. p. 153 figs. Fig. 1
2012Protostomia Nielsen p. 87 figs. Fig. 16.1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
RankNameAuthor
Protostomia
Protostomia

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