The Subphylum Chelicerata is a member of the Phylum Arthropoda. Here is the complete "parentage" of Chelicerata:
- Domain: Eukaryota
Whittaker & Margulis,1978 - eukaryotes
- Kingdom: Animalia
Linnaeus, 1758 - animals
- Subkingdom: Bilateria (Hatschek, 1888) Cavalier-Smith, 1983 - bilaterians
- Kingdom: Animalia Linnaeus, 1758 - animals
The Subphylum Chelicerata is further organized into finer groupings including:
- Class (1): Scorpionida
At least 20 species and subspecies belong to the Class Scorpionida.
More info about the Class Scorpionida may be found here.
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