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Cycliophora  Funch and Kristensen, 1995
Taxonomic Serial No.: 563958

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Phylum  
  Synonym(s): Kamptozoa
  Common Name(s): cycliophorans [English]
    ciclióforo [Portuguese]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2015   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumCycliophora Funch and Kristensen, 1995 – cycliophorans, ciclióforo  
    Direct Children:  
                Class Eucycliophora Funch and Kristensen, 1995  

  Expert: Richard C. Brusca  
  Notes: Adjunct Professor, Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721   
  Reference for: Cycliophora    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: CRIA-Brazil, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: ciclióforo[Portuguese]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Funch, P. and R. M. Kristensen  
  Publication Date: 1995   
  Article/Chapter Title: Cycliophora is a new phylum with affinities to Entoprocta and Ectoprocta   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Nature, vol. 378, no. 6558   
  Page(s): 711-714   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0028-0836   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Obst, Matthias, Peter Funch, and Reinhardt Møbjerg Kristensen  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: A new species of Cycliophora from the mouthparts of the American lobster, Homarus americanus (Nephropidae, Decapoda)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Organisms Diversity & Evolution, vol. 6, no. 2   
  Page(s): 83-97   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1439-6092   
  Reference for: Cycliophora, cycliophorans [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ruggiero, M. A., D. P. Gordon, T. M. Orrell, N. Bailly, T. Bourgoin, R. C. Brusca, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2015   
  Article/Chapter Title: Correction: A Higher Level Classification of All Living Organisms   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: PLoS ONE vol. 10, no. 6, e0130114   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1932-6203   
  Notes: Available online at ; Full authorship: Ruggiero, M. A., D. P. Gordon, T. M. Orrell, N. Bailly, T. Bourgoin, R. C. Brusca, T. Cavalier-Smith, M. D. Guiry, and P. M. Kirk   
  Reference for: Cycliophora   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Entoprocta and Cycliophora have sometimes been treated as classes of phylum Kamotozoa, but are now treated as full phyla of superphylum Spiralia (e.g., Ruggiero et al. 2015, Brusca et al. 2016)  



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