†order Aeschronectida Schram 1969 (arthropod)

Malacostraca - Aeschronectida

Full reference: F.R. Schram. 1969. Some Middle Pennsylvanian Hoplocarida (Crustacea) and their phylogenetic significance. Fieldiana Geology 12:235-289

Parent taxon: Hoplocarida according to F. R. Schram 1979

See also Schram 1969 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Palaeostomatopoda, Perimecturus pattoni, Stomatopoda

Subtaxa: Aenigmacaris Aratidecthidae Kallidecthidae

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Ecology: epifaunal omnivore


• Carboniferous of the United Kingdom (2 collections), United States (7: Illinois, Indiana, Nebraska, New Mexico)

Total: 9 collections including 10 occurrences

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