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Ommatocarcinus arenicola

Decapoda - Goneplacidae

Taxonomy
Ommatocarcinus arenicola was named by Glaessner (1960). Its type specimen is NZGS DC 155, an exoskeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Mt. Brown, Waipara River, which is in an Otaian/Waiauan marine horizon in New Zealand.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Ommatocarcinus arenicola Glaessner p. 28 figs. PI. 7, Fig. 3; Text Fig. 12b
1975Ommatocarcinus arenicola Jenkins p. 48
1992Ommatocarcinus arenicola Feldmann and Keys p. 11

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
infraorderBrachyura()
Eubrachyurade Saint Laurent 1980
superfamilyXanthoidea
familyGoneplacidae
genusOmmatocarcinusWhite 1852
speciesarenicola

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available