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ECDYSOZOA (skin shedders)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Superphylum)

ARTHROPODA Latreille, 1829 (arthropods)
CHELICERATA (a subphylum of arthropods), eg: Unidentified Achelia (Unidentified Achelia Sea Spiders) - Dorsal view CRUSTACEA (crustaceans), eg: Cancer pagurus (Edible Crab) - Shed shell (male) - dorsal view HEXAPODA (insects and other 6-legged organisms), eg: Saturnia pavonia (Emperor Moth) - Female adult - dorsal view MAXILLOPODA (a class of crustaceans), eg: Acanthocyclops viridis (a freshwater copepod) - Dorsal view MYRIAPODA (myriapods), eg: Lithobius (Lithobius) variegatus (a stone centipede) - Top view
Phylum 3549 subtaxa 3353 ident refs
CEPHALORHYNCHA (priapulids, mud dragons and horsehair worms) Phylum 2 subtaxa  
NEMATOMORPHA (Gordian or horsehair worms)
GORDIOIDA (a class of hairworms), eg: Gordionus violaceus (Faceted Hairworm) - In water
Class 2 subtaxa 7 ident refs
NEMATODA (roundworms, eelworms or nematodes)
Sphaerularia bombi (Bumblebee Roundworm), eg: Sphaerularia bombi (Bumblebee Roundworm) - Nematode
Phylum 6 subtaxa 20 ident refs
PRIAPULIDA (priapulans) Phylum   4 ident refs
TARDIGRADA (waterbears)
Phylum 3 subtaxa 5 ident refs

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 1186 general literature references to ECDYSOZOA (skin shedders)

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