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Phasmida  Leach, 1815
Taxonomic Serial No.: 666755

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Order  
  Synonym(s): Phasmatoptera
    Phasmatodea Jacobson and Bianchi, 1902
  Common Name(s): phasmids [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderPhasmida Leach, 1815 – phasmids  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Family Diapheromeridae   
                                  Family Phasmatidae  – walking sticks 
                                  Family Pseudophasmatidae   
                                  Family Timematidae  – timemas 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS & Species 2000 Catalogue of Life Management Hierarchy, document (version Animalia)  
  Acquired: 2013   
  Notes: M. Ruggiero & D. Gordon, eds. 2013. Consensus Management Hierarchy for the ITIS & Species2000 Catalogue of Life. Contributors: Nicolas Bailly, Thierry Bourgoin, Richard Brusca, Thomas Cavalier-Smith, Daphne Fautin, Dennis Gordon, Gerald Guala, Michael Guiry, Paul Kirk, Elliot Lefkowitz, David Mabberly, David Maddison, Alan Paton, Michael Ruggiero, Peter Stevens, and Brian Tyndall   
  Reference for: Phasmida   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bradley, James Chester, and Bella S. Galil  
  Publication Date: 1977   
  Article/Chapter Title: The taxonomic arrangement of the Phasmatodea with keys to the subfamilies and tribes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, vol. 79, no. 2   
  Page(s): 176-208   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0013-8797   
  Reference for: Phasmida   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brock, Paul D.  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: The amazing world of stick and leaf-insects   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Amateur Entomologist, vol. 26   
  Page(s): xvi + 165   
  Publisher: The Amateur Entomologists' Society   
  Publication Place: Orpington, Kent, England   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-900054-63-8   
  Reference for: Phasmida   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brusca, Richard C., and Gary J. Brusca  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Invertebrates, Second Edition   
  Page(s): xx + 936   
  Publisher: Sinauer Associates, Inc.   
  Publication Place: Sunderland, Massachusetts, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-87893-097-3   
  Reference for: Phasmida   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Otte, Daniel, and Paul Brock  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Phasmida Species File: Catalog of Stick and Leaf Insects of the World, Second Edition   
  Page(s): 414   
  Publisher: Insect Diversity Association at the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia   
  Publication Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-929014-08-2   
  Reference for: Phasmida   

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