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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Superclassis: Multicrustacea
Classis: Malacostraca
Subclassis: Eumalacostraca
Superordo: Peracarida
Ordo: Isopoda
Cladus: Scutocoxifera
Subordo: Valvifera

Familia: Chaetiliidae
Genus: Glyptonotus
Species (2): G. acutus – G. antarcticus

Glyptonotus Eights, 1852

Primary references

Eights 1852: Trans. Albany Inst., 2, 331.


Meyer-Rochow, V.B. 1980: Glyptonotus antarcticus Eights, 1852 var. obtusus - a new variety of the giant antarctic isopod. Crustaceana, 38(1): 94–96. DOI: 10.1163/156854080X00463


BHL bibliography
Glyptonotus – Taxon details on Encyclopedia of Life (EOL).
Global Biodiversity Information Facility. 2019. GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset. Taxon: Glyptonotus.
Nomenclator Zoologicus

Glyptonotus is a genus of marine isopod crustaceans. There are two recognized species:[1]

Glyptonotus acutus Richardson, 1906
Glyptonotus antarcticus Eights, 1852


Schotte M, Boyko CB, Bruce NL, Poore GC, Taiti S, Wilson GD (eds.). "Glyptonotus Eights, 1852". World Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans database. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved 22 April 2020.


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