Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

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Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
IUCN Red List
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Order
BioLib.cz Import Order
BioImages resource Order
CMARZ resource Order
Global Biotic Interactions Order
Monthly ARKive text import Order
BioLib.cz Import
BioImages resource Order
NCBI Taxonomy
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NMNH Invertebrate Zoology resource Order
Paleobiology Database
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Order
SPIRE resource
  • Mysidacea
Sloan-CoML NameLink Project
  • Mysidacea
Wikipedia

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