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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

Familia: Macrostylidae
Genera: Macrostylis

Macrostylidae Hansen, 1916

Type genus: Macrostylis G.O. Sars, 1864

Brandt, A. (1992). New Asellota from the Antarctic deep sea (Crustacea, Isopoda, Asellota), with descriptions of two new genera. Zoologica Scripta 21 (1): 57–78.
Hansen, H.J. (1916). Crustacea malacostraca. III. The ordo Isopoda. Danish Ingolf Expedition 3 (5): 1–262, pl. i-xvi.
Riehl, T.; Brandt, A. (2010). Descriptions of two new species in the genus Macrostylis Sars, 1864 (Isopoda, Asellota, Macrostylidae) from the Weddell Sea (Southern Ocean), with a synonymisation of the genus Desmostylis Brandt, 1992 with Macrostylis. ZooKeys 57: 9–49. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.57.310

Macrostylidae is a family of crustaceans belonging to the order Isopoda.[1]


Desmostylis Brandt, 1992
Macrostylis Sars, 1864


"ITIS Standard Report Page: Macrostylidae". Retrieved 23 June 2021.


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