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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
Subphylum: Crustacea
Superclassis: Multicrustacea
Classis: Malacostraca
Subclassis: Eumalacostraca
Superordo: Peracarida
Ordo: Isopoda
Subordo: Asellota
Superfamilia: Janiroidea
Familiae: AcanthaspidiidaeDendrotiidaeDesmosomatidaeEchinothambematidaeHaplomunnidaeHaploniscidaeIschnomesidaeJanirellidaeJaniridaeJoeropsididaeKatianiridae – Lepidocharontidae – MacrostylidaeMesosignidae – Microparasellidae – MictosomatidaeMunnidaeMunnopsididaeNannoniscidaeParamunnidaePleurocopidaeSantiidaeThambematidae – Urstylidae – Xenosellidae

Genera incertae sedis: Astrurus – Jaerella – Leptaspidia – Prethura – Rhacura – Salvatiella – Sugoniscus – Tole – Trichopleon – Urias – Xostylus


Janiroidea Sars 1897

Type genus: Janira Leach, 1814


See lists of valid family-level names of subordinate taxa (names of families above and subfamilies of Desmosomatidae and Munnopsididae) and their synonyms.

Sars, G.O. 1897. Part V, VI. Idotheidae, Arcthuridae, Asellidae, Ianiridae, Munnidae. In: An account of the Crustacea of Norway. Vol. II. Isopoda. Bergen Museum, Bergen. Pp 81-116; plates 32-48. Reference page.
Galassi, D.M.P., Bruce, N.L., Fiasca, B. & Dole-Olivier, M-J. 2016. A new family Lepidocharontidae with description of Lepidocharon gen. n., from the Great Barrier Reef, Australia, and redefinition of the Microparasellidae (Isopoda, Asellota). ZooKeys 594: 11-50. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.594.7539. Reference page.


Janiroidea in the World List of Marine Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans


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