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Metanephrops neptunus

Decapoda - Nephropidae

Taxonomy
Nephrops neptunus was named by Bruce (1965). It is extant.

It was recombined as Metanephrops neptunus by Jenkins (1972).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1965Nephrops neptunus Bruce
1972Metanephrops neptunus Jenkins p. 163

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
infraorderAstacideaLatreille 1802
superfamilyNephropoideaDana 1852
familyNephropidaeDana 1852
genusMetanephropsJenkins 1972
speciesneptunus(Bruce 1965)

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