Family Callianassidae Dana 1852 (decapod)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Callianassidae

Parent taxon: Callianassoidea according to R. M. Feldmann et al. 2003

See also Karasawa 2000, Schweitzer et al. 2010, Todd and Collins 2005 and Whetstone and Collins 1982

Sister taxa: Axiidae, Callianideidae, Calocarididae, Gourretiidae, Micheleidae, Strahlaxiidae, Thomassiniidae

Subtaxa: Biffarius Brecanclawu Callianassinae Calliax Callichirinae Callichirus Comoxianassa Corallianassa Cowichianassa Eoglypturus Eucalliax Lepidophthalmus Melipal Neotrypaea Paraglypturus Pehuenchia Podocallichirus Protocallianassa Sergio Trypaea Typaea Vegarthron

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Type: Callianassa

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection), the Bahamas (2), Jamaica (2), Japan (2), South Africa (1), United States (5: California)

• Pliocene of Indonesia (1), Italy (1), Japan (4), Vanuatu (1)

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

• Neogene of Mexico (2), Poland (1)

• Miocene of Angola (1), Chile (1), Colombia (2), Costa Rica (1), the Dominican Republic (3), Hungary (1), Italy (1), Japan (21), Malta (1), Mexico (1), Morocco (1), Panama (9), Saudi Arabia (2), Slovakia (1), Spain (1), United States (5: Florida), Venezuela (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Mexico (1), United States (3: Florida)

• Oligocene of Anguilla (1), Germany (1), India (1), Japan (2), United States (19: Mississippi, Oregon, Puerto Rico, Washington)

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

• Eocene of Angola (1), Antarctica (6), Australia (1), Chile (1), the Congo-Kinshasa (1), Egypt (5), India (1), Italy (2), Jamaica (2), Libya (1), Mexico (6), 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 (3), United States (1: Washington)

• Cretaceous of Antarctica (7), Argentina (10), Austria (1), Brazil (12), Canada (7: Alberta, British Columbia), Chile (2), Egypt (1), France (4), Germany (2), Italy (1), Japan (1), Lebanon (1), Mexico (4), Morocco (1), Mozambique (1), the Netherlands (1), Peru (1), United States (31: Alabama, Alaska, California, Delaware, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Mexico, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas)

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

Total: 279 collections including 336 occurrences

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