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Pliciloricus

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Cycloneuralia
Cladus: Scalidophora
Cladus: Loricifera
Ordo: Nanaloricida
Familia: Pliciloricidae
Genus: Pliciloricus
Species: P. corvus - P. diva - P. dubius - P. enigmaticus - P. gracilis - P. hadalis - P. leocaudatus - P. orphanus - P. pedicularis - P. profundus - P. senicirrus - P. shukeri

Name

Pliciloricus Higgins et Kristensen, 1986

Type-species: Pliciloricus enigmaticus Higgins et Kristensen, 1986

References

* Adrianov, A.V. & V.V. Malakhov (1999). Cephalorhyncha of the World Ocean. Moscow: KMK Scientific Press Ltd, 328 pp.
* Gad, G. 2005: Successive reduction of the last instar larva of Loricifera, as evidenced by two new species of Pliciloricus from the Great Meteor Seamount (Atlantic Ocean). Zoologischer Anzeiger, 243: 239-271. doi: 10.1016/j.jcz.2004.09.001
* Heiner, I.; Kristensen, R.M. 2005: Two new species of the genus Pliciloricus (Loricifera, Pliciloricidae) from the Faroe Bank, North Atlantic. Zoologischer Anzeiger, 243: 121-138. doi: 10.1016/j.jcz.2004.05.002
* Higgins, R.P. & R.M. Kristensen (1986). New Loricifera from southeastern United States coastal waters. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 438: 1-70.

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