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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
Subordo: Asellota
Superfamilia: Janiroidea

Familia: Ischnomesidae
Genera: ContrarimesusCornuamesus – Fortimesus – GracilimesusHaplomesusHeteromesusIschnomesusMixomesusStylomesus

in synonymy: Bactromesus – H. franklinae


Ischnomesidae Hansen, 1916

Type genus: Ischnomesus Richardson, 1908

Hansen, H.J. 1916. Crustacea malacostraca. III. The ordo Isopoda. The Danish Ingolf-Expedition 3(5): 1–262. BHL Reference page.
Wolff, T. 1962: The systematics and biology of bathyal and abyssal Isopoda Asellota. Galathea Report, 6: 7–320.
Kavanagh, F.A. & Wilson, G.D.F. 2007. Revision of the genus Haplomesus (Isopoda: Asellota: Ischnomesidae) with erection of four new genera. Invertebrate Systematics 21(5): 487–535. DOI: 10.1071/is06031 Reference page.


Ischnomesidae in the World Register of Marine Species

Ischnomesidae is a family of isopods belonging to the order Isopoda.[1]


Contrarimesus Kavanagh & Wilson, 2007
Cornuamesus Kavanagh & Wilson, 2007
Fortimesus Kavanagh & Wilson, 2007
Gracilimesus Kavanagh & Wilson, 2007
Haplomesus Richardson, 1908
Heteromesus Richardson, 1908
Ischnomesus Richardson, 1908
Mixomesus Wolff, 1962
Stylomesus Wolff, 1956


"Ischnomesidae". Retrieved 5 June 2021.


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