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Typified names:

Tardigrada Spallanzani 1776

NOMEN: Tardigrada Spallanzani 1776 [G. Spallanzani. Opuscoli di Fisica animale e vegetabile, 1776, Vol. 2]

ORIGINAL SPELLING (Spallanzani 1776): Tardigrado (in Italian)

SUBSEQUENT SPELLING: Tardigrada

ORIGINAL LISTED MEMBERSHIP (Spallanzani 1776):  ?

JUNIOR CIRCUMSCRIPTIONAL SYNONYMS:
= Tardigradi

= Tardigradae Bronn 1850
= Arctistica
Claus 1868
= Cormopoda Thorell 1876 (non ...)
= Agnatha Krausse & Wolff 1919 (non Cuvier 1798)

TYPIFIED NAME IN BASIC FORMAT: Echiniscus/f=Macrobiotus/g [f:1896; g:1834]

Older name(S) out of use: Arctiscon/fg [f: Arctisca Haeckel 1866; g: Arctiscon Schrank 1803, typus A. tardigradum Schrank 1803 (incertae sedis)]: Arctisca, Arctiscoidae, ArctiscoideaeArctisconia

MODERN STATUS: the valid, the oldest, generally accepted name of a holophyletic taxon.