Arthropoda

Phylum in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

Animalia

  • 50,471,911

    Occurrences
  • 1,183,186

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Arthropoda

Common names

  • Arthropod eng
  • arthropods eng
  • Crustaceomorpha eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted phylum

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Arthropoda
class
14
order
124
family
5,074
genus
181,821
species
1,183,186
 
complete classification

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Bibliography

Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp.

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.

Price, W. (2001). World list of Mysidacea.

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. The source was last visited by GBIF on Jul 30, 2015. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.