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Taxon profile

kingdom

animals
Animalia Linnaeus, 1758

system Opisthokonta

Scientific synonyms

Metazoa
Polycytozoa

Other names

= multicellural animals

Temporal range:Ediacaran - recent

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Functions restricted to taxon Animalia

Important groups

Porifera - sponges, Cnidaria - anemones, corals and jellyfish, Platyhelminthes - flatworms, Nematoda - nematodes, Annelida - annelids, Arthropoda - arthropods, Bryozoa, Brachiopoda - lamp shells, Mollusca - mollusks, Echinodermata - echinoderms, Chordata - chordates

Recently completed profiles

Alvania adinogramma P. Bouchet & A. Warén, 1993
Pusillina harpula Gofas, 2007
Pusillina fuscapex Gofas, 2007
Rissoella inflata (Monterosato in Locard, 1892)
Rissoella globularis (Forbes & Hanley, 1853)
Rissoella opalina (Jeffreys, 1848)
Rissoella diaphana (Alder, 1848)
Rissoellidae M. E. Gray, 1850
Hirtomurex teramachii Kuroda, 1959

Related glossary terms

fauna

Included taxa

Number of records: 8

subregnum Parazoa
subregnum Agnotozoa Moore et al., 1952
subregnum Eumetazoa Butschli, 1910
class Chitinozoa Eisenack, 1931

Animalia incertae sedis

class Palaeoscolecida Conway Morris & Robinson, 1986
class Tentaculita Bouček, 1964
family Dendrogrammatidae Just, Kristensen & Olesen, 2014

Links and literature


Data source info

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [http://www.faunaeur.org]
Vyšší hierarchický systém zvířat
"Taxonomic Hierarchy version [3.6]" http://www.faunaeur.org, retrieved: [June, 21, 2004]
[Data retrieved on: 21 August 2004]

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extinct taxon