Arthropoda

Phylum in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

Animalia

  • 44,656,436

    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

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All 36,663,121 | In viewable area

Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

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

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.

NZAC February 2012

NZAC June 2012

NZIB June 2012

Philip J. Sirvid, Zhi-Qiang Zhang, Mark S. Harvey, Birgit E. Rhode, David R. Cook, Ilse Bartsch, David A. Staples 6: Phylum ARTHROPODA Chelicerata: horseshoe crabs, arachnids, sea spiders, Checklist of New Zealand Chelicerata. In: New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity Volume 2. 6: Phylum ARTHROPODA Chelicerata: horseshoe crabs, arachnids, sea spiders, Checklist of New Zealand Chelicerata

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

Scott, R. R. ; Emberson, R. M. 1999: Handbook of the New Zealand Insect Names: Common and Scientific Names for Insects and Alllied Organisms. Bulletin of the Entomological Society of New Zealand 12: 100pp

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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.