The PEDIGREE of
Phylum Annelida (Ringed Worms & kin) [recent taxonomy]

 
     (several old phyla are now considered to clade together with the Polychaeta of Annelida; clading within the new Phylum Annelida is complicated and controversial)

 "Child(ren)":       Phylum Annelida (Ringed Worms) [traditional]   ;   poss. Sipuncula (q.v. :: peanut worms)   ;   Myzostomida (formerly in Platyzoa)   ;   17000 species altogether   ;  poss.   Former Phylum Echiura (spoon worms)   ;   Class Polychaeta (Bristle worms)
 poss. "Partner(s)":       prob. not Clade Gephyra (with Sipuncula)
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/-- (NN), a Nucleated Cell   +====> [ 53]
/-- Domain of Eukaryotes
/  \-- Pre-Mitochondrion Bacteria   +====> [ 50]
/-- Superempire Unikonta
/-- Empire of Opisthokonts (Fungi & Animals)
/-- Superkingdom Holozoa
/-- Kingdom of Animals
/-- Subkingdom of Metazoa (Multicellular Animals)
/-- Superbranch Eumetazoa
/-- Superphylum Planulozoa
/-- Clade of Bilateria and Placozoa
/   | (skip this generation?)
/-- Branch Bilateria
/-- Infrakingdom (Grade) of Coelomates  (570 M BC)
/   | (skip this generation?)
/-- Subgrade of Protostomia
/   | or: Clade Nephrozoa
/-- Superphylum Lophotrochozoa (various phyla of worms)
/-- Supraphylum Trochozoa
/  
- Phylum Annelida (Ringed Worms & kin) [recent taxonomy]
 


  (poss.) ``Grandchildren:''       Class Clitellata (Leeches, earthworms, etc.)   ;   Subclass Sedentaria
 
  (poss.) ``5-Great Grandchild:''       Common earthworm
 

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