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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentastomida 
AphiaID: 22602

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaxillopoda (Class)
Authority Diesing, 1836
Status accepted
Rank Subclass
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaxillopoda
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentastomata
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPentastomida
Sources  original description Huxley, T.H. 1869. An introduction to the classification of animals. Churchill & Sons: London. 147 pp. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortongwormen  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortongue worms  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortungmaskar  [details]
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taxa

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 Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalobaenida
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorocephalida
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaillietiellida
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReighardiida

Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalobaeniformis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalobaenida
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorocephaliformis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorocephalida
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Feedingtype  parasitic: endoparasitic [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:22602
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2005-05-04 07:42:17Z  changed  Cuvelier, Daphne
2006-01-03 12:40:58Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-06-10 15:23:29Z  checked  Boxshall, Geoff
2012-11-22 16:24:36Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Pentastomida. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=22602 on 2014-04-17
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