A Class in the Kingdom Animalia.
The Order Copepoda is a member of the Class Crustacea. Here is the complete "parentage" of Copepoda:
- 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 Order Copepoda is further organized into finer groupings including:
- Family (6): Acantiophoridae · Choniostomatidae · Copepoda · Incerta · Nanaspidae · Uncertain
- Species: ZipcodeZoo has pages for 29 species and subspecies in the Order Copepoda.
More info about the Family Uncertain may be found here.
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