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In life, a subphylum is a taxonomic rank intermediate between phylum and superclass. The rank of subdivision in plants and fungi is equivalent to subphylum.

Not all phyla are divided into subphyla. Those that are include:


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English

Noun

Singular
subphylum

Plural
subphyla

subphylum (plural subphyla)

  1. (taxonomy) A taxonomic category below phylum and above class







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