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Metazoa · unaccepted


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  1. Phylum Acanthocephala
  2. Phylum Annelida
  3. Phylum Arthropoda
  4. Phylum Brachiopoda
  5. Phylum Bryozoa
  6. Phylum Chaetognatha
  7. Phylum Chordata
  8. Phylum Cnidaria
  9. Phylum Ctenophora
  10. Phylum Cycliophora
  11. Phylum Dicyemida
  12. Phylum Echinodermata
  13. Phylum Entoprocta
  14. Phylum Gastrotricha
  15. Phylum Gnathostomulida
  16. Phylum Hemichordata
  17. Phylum Kinorhyncha
  18. Phylum Loricifera
  19. Phylum Mollusca
  20. Phylum Nematoda
  21. Phylum Nematomorpha
  22. Phylum Nemertea
  23. Phylum Orthonectida
  24. Phylum Phoronida
  25. Phylum Placozoa
  26. Phylum Platyhelminthes
  27. Phylum Porifera
  28. Phylum Priapulida
  29. Phylum Rotifera
  30. Phylum Tardigrada
  31. Phylum Xenacoelomorpha
  32. Phylum Cephalorhyncha (no longer in use)
  33. Phylum Ectoprocta accepted as Bryozoa (synonym)
  34. Phylum Mesozoa accepted as Dicyemida
  35. Subkingdom Metazoa accepted as Animalia
  36. Phylum Nemertini accepted as Nemertea
  37. Phylum Pentastomida accepted as Pentastomida
  38. Phylum Pogonophora accepted as Siboglinidae Caullery, 1914 (superfluous rank/name)
  39. Phylum Rotatoria accepted as Rotifera (Junior synonym)
  40. Phylum Sipunculida accepted as Sipuncula (synonym)
  41. Phylum Nemertina represented as Nemertea
  42. Subkingdom Animalia incertae sedis (temporary name)
  43. Phylum Aschelminthes (uncertain > taxon inquirendum, obsolete name)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
WoRMS (2024). Animalia. Accessed at: on 2024-07-19
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z

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context source (PeRMS) Ramírez, R.; Paredes, C.; Arenas, J. (2003). Moluscos del Perú. <em>Revista de Biologia Tropical.</em> 51(supplement 3): 225-284. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Margulis, L.; Schwartz, K.V. (1998). Five Kingdoms: an illustrated guide to the Phyla of life on earth. 3rd edition. Freeman: New York, NY (USA). ISBN 0-7167-3027-8. xx, 520 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Source Unless otherwise indicated, the main source for phyla is Margulis & Schwartz (1982), class to family is Hayward & Ryland (1990). [details]

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