Callianassa Leach 1814 (decapod)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Callianassidae

Parent taxon: Callianassinae according to J. A. Todd and J. S. H. Collins 2005

See also Feldmann et al. 2003, Karasawa 2000, Schweitzer et al. 2010 and Whetstone and Collins 1982

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Callianassa abbreviata Callianassa affinis Callianassa alabamensis Callianassa alaica Callianassa almerai Callianassa alpha Callianassa americana Callianassa anguillensis Callianassa armata Callianassa articulata Callianassa atlantica Callianassa atrox Callianassa awakina Callianassa bakeri Callianassa bandonensis Callianassa batei Callianassa beberibae Callianassa berryi Callianassa beta Callianassa birmanica Callianassa bonjouri Callianassa bosqueana Callianassa brazoensis Callianassa brevimanus Callianassa brocchii Callianassa burckhardti Callianassa burlesonensis Callianassa calaritana Callianassa canavarii Callianassa chalmasii Callianassa chanabadica Callianassa cheyennensis Callianassa clarki Callianassa congolae Callianassa conradi Callianassa cowlitzensis Callianassa crassa Callianassa crassa Callianassa craterifera Callianassa creagrachir Callianassa cretacea Callianassa danai Callianassa delta Callianassa depressiva Callianassa desmarestiana Callianassa edwardsi Callianassa elegans Callianassa elongata Callianassa epsilon Callianassa erecta Callianassa espichelsnsis Callianassa eta Callianassa ferox Callianassa floriana Callianassa floridana Callianassa fortis Callianassa fraasi Callianassa frangens Callianassa fresnoensis Callianassa gamma Callianassa gigantea Callianassa glabra Callianassa hayanoi Callianassa heberti Callianassa hilli Callianassa hulli Callianassa incerta Callianassa infracretacea Callianassa inglisestris Callianassa inornata Callianassa isikariensis Callianassa jahringensis Callianassa jamaicensis Callianassa kerepesiensis Callianassa kewana Callianassa knapptonensis Callianassa kraussei Callianassa kraussi Callianassa lacunosa Callianassa latidigita Callianassa latidigitata Callianassa ledae Callianassa longa Callianassa lusitanica Callianassa macrodactylus Callianassa magna Callianassa masanorii Callianassa massarandubae Callianassa maxima Callianassa megachir Callianassa menziesi Callianassa meridionalis Callianassa michelotti Callianassa minor Callianassa moinensis Callianassa mokkatamensis Callianassa mortoni Callianassa mottai Callianassa munieri Callianassa neocomiensis Callianassa nilotica Callianassa norica Callianassa nuda Callianassa oktibbehana Callianassa oregonensis Callianassa orientalis Callianassa oroszyi Callianassa orthodactylus Callianassa ovalis Callianassa panamensis Callianassa parinasensis Callianassa parisiensis Callianassa pedemontana Callianassa pellucida Callianassa peruviana Callianassa primaeva Callianassa prisca Callianassa pseudofraasi Callianassa pseudonilotica Callianassa pseudorakosiensis Callianassa pugnax Callianassa pustulata Callianassa quadrata Callianassa rakosiensis Callianassa rapax Callianassa rovasendae Callianassa roztoczensis Callianassa sakakuraorum Callianassa seefriedi Callianassa shikamai Callianassa simplex Callianassa sismondai Callianassa songoensis Callianassa spinosa Callianassa spinulosa Callianassa stephensi Callianassa stimpsoni Callianassa stridens Callianassa subplana Callianassa subspinosa Callianassa subterranea Callianassa subterraneus Callianassa suffolkensis Callianassa szobensis Callianassa taiwanica Callianassa tanakai Callianassa tayamai Callianassa tenuis Callianassa tepetatensis Callianassa theta Callianassa transversoplicata Callianassa trechmanni Callianassa turkestanica Callianassa twinensis Callianassa ulrichi Callianassa umpquaensis Callianassa uncifera Callianassa urgoneensis Callianassa valida Callianassa velox Callianassa vidali Callianassa vorax Callianassa waikurana Callianassa wechesensis Callianassa whiteavesi Callianassa yagii Callianassa zeta

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Type: Cancer (Astacus) subterraneus

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Bahamas (2 collections), South Africa (1), United States (3: California)

• Pliocene of Indonesia (1), Italy (1), Vanuatu (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of United States (5: North Carolina, Virginia)

• Neogene of Mexico (1), Poland (1)

• Miocene of Angola (1), Costa Rica (1), the Dominican Republic (1), Hungary (1), Italy (1), Japan (20), Malta (1), Mexico (1), Morocco (1), Panama (4), Saudi Arabia (2), United States (3: Florida), Venezuela (1)

• Oligocene of Anguilla (1), India (1), Japan (2), United States (13: Oregon, Washington)

• Eocene to Pliocene of United States (1: California)

• Eocene of Angola (1), Antarctica (3), the Congo-Kinshasa (1), Egypt (5), India (1), Italy (1), Jamaica (2), Libya (1), Mexico (2), Peru (2), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (29: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Mississippi, Oregon, Texas, Washington)

• Paleocene of Argentina (3), Nigeria (2), United States (10: Alabama, Arkansas, New Jersey)

• Paleogene of Mexico (2)

• Cretaceous of Antarctica (7), Argentina (8), Austria (1), Canada (1: British Columbia), Chile (1), France (4), Germany (1), Japan (1), Lebanon (1), Mexico (3), Mozambique (1), Peru (1), United States (23: Alabama, Alaska, California, Delaware, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Mexico, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas)

• Jurassic of France (1), Luxembourg (1)

Total: 194 collections including 224 occurrences

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