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Glypheoidea

Malacostraca - Decapoda

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Glypheoidea Winckler
1992Glypheoidea Feldmann and Keys p. 9
2003Glypheoidea Feldmann et al. p. 152
2009Glypheoidea De Grave et al. p. 21
2010Glypheoidea Schweitzer et al. p. 17
2011Glypheoidea Klompmaker and Fraaije p. 8

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBr├╝nnich 1772
classMalacostraca()
superorderEucaridaCalman 1904
orderDecapoda
suborderPleocyemataBurkenroad 1963
infraorderGlypheideaWinckler 1882
superfamilyGlypheoideaWinckler 1882
superfamilyGlypheoideaWinckler 1882

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: chitinc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: epifaunalc
Diet: carnivoreo
Vision: well-developedc
Created: 2008-01-28 11:51:24
Modified: 2008-01-28 13:51:24
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Aberhan 1992, Turnsek 1997

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Spathian to the top of the Lutetian or 251.30000 to 41.30000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 247.2 Ma

Collections (115 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Spathian251.3 - 247.2USA (Idaho) Litogaster sp. (202145) Litogaster turnbullensis (96857)
Aegean247.2 - 242.0France (Bas-Rhin) Clytiopsis argentoratensis (140639 203355 206545)
Aegean247.2 - 242.0France (Moselle) Clytiopsis argentoratensis (206487 206490 206492)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Netherlands Clytiopsis argentoratensis (106537) Clytiopsis argentoratensis, Pseudoglyphea spinosa (106538)
Illyrian247.2 - 242.0Germany (Grobsenluder) Litogaster ornata, Pseudopemphix meyeri, Lissocardia silesiaca (127457)
Pelsonian247.2 - 242.0China (Yunnan) Koryncheiros luopingensis, Tridactylastacus sinensis (127488)
Middle Triassic247.2 - 237.0Italy (Trento) Pemphix sp. (202272)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Germany Pemphix sueri (66100)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Spain (Tarragona) Clytiopsis sp., Pemphix malladai (109710)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Italy (South Tyrol) Glyphea tantalus (205157)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3Italy (Udine) Glyphea sp., Glaessnericaris sp. (127345)
Julian235.0 - 232.0Italy (Udine) Glyphea grandis, Pseudoglyphea spinosa, Pseudoglyphea alpina, Pseudoglyphea amalthea, Pseudoglyphea etalloni, Pseudoglyphea eximia, Pseudoglyphea foersteri, Pseudoglyphea friulana, Pseudoglyphea gigantea, Pseudoglyphea grandis, Pseudoglyphea jourdani, Pseudoglyphea mulleri, Pseudoglyphea numismalis, Pseudoglyphea paronae, Pseudoglyphea straeleni, Pseudoglyphea terquemi, Pseudoglyphea ancylochelis (127548)
Tuvalian232.0 - 221.5Hungary Paraclytiopsis hungaricus (23870)
Norian - Rhaetian228.0 - 201.3Italy Pseudoglyphea gigantea, Glaessnericaris macrochela (127158)
Alaunian215.56 - 212.0Italy Glaessnericaris sp. (155686) Glyphea sp. (155688) Glyphea sp., Platychelidae indet. (155687)
Alaunian215.56 - 212.0Austria Clytiella spinifera (207549)
Rhaetian208.5 - 201.3Germany (Sachsen-Anhalt) Lithogaster keuperinus (139483)
Middle Hettangian201.3 - 196.5Switzerland Glyphea sp. (61725)
Hettangian - Sinemurian201.3 - 190.8United Kingdom (England) Trachysoma tomesi (142415)
Hettangian - Early/Lower Sinemurian201.3 - 189.6United Kingdom (England) Pseudoglyphea ancyloches, Trachysoma heeri (139751)
Hettangian - Early/Lower Pliensbachian201.3 - 183.0United Kingdom (England) Trachysoma rostrata (119085)
Early/Lower Jurassic201.3 - 174.1Italy (Osteno) Glyphea tricarinata, Mecochirus germari, Pseudoglyphea ancylochelis (127343)
Early/Lower Jurassic201.3 - 174.1United Kingdom (England) Praeatya scabrosa (139785)
Jurassic201.3 - 145.0United Kingdom Meyeria magma (147826)
Jurassic201.3 - 145.0France Glyphea etalloni, Glyphea perroni, Pseudoglyphea stricta, Glyphea munsteri, Glyphea martini, Pseudoglyphea grandis, Glyphea udressieri, Glyphea regleyana (139752)
Jurassic201.3 - 145.0United Arab Emirates Praeatya scatbrosa (134732)
Jurassic201.3 - 145.0Germany (Wurtemberg) Pseudoglyphea etaltoni, Pseudoglyphea arietina, Pseudoglyphea amalthea, Scapheus ancylochelis, Pseudoglyphea eximia, Pseudoglyphea grandis, Pseudoglyphea jourdani, Pseudoglyphea numismalis, Pseudoglyphea paronae, Pseudoglyphea terquemi (146254)
Bucklandi196.5 - 189.6Italy Glyphea sp., Mecochirus sp., Pseudoglyphea sp. (90673)
Bucklandi196.5 - 189.6United Kingdom (England) Glyphea macromuscula (147352)
Pliensbachian190.8 - 182.7Greenland Glyphea rosenkrantzi (162085)
Davoei189.6 - 183.0United Kingdom (Scotland) Pseudoglyphea foersteri (37397)
Ururoan189.6 - 175.6New Zealand (South Island) Glypheopsis antipodum (202169)
Falciferum183.0 - 182.0Argentina (Chubut) Mecochirus robbianoi (111190)
Toarcian182.7 - 174.1Greenland Glyphea rosenkrantzi (162053 162292 162294) Glyphea sp. (162293)
Early/Lower Aalenian - Late/Upper Aalenian175.6 - 171.6Iran Glyphea sp. (141261)
Opalinum175.6 - 171.6Switzerland Glyphea pustulosa (35843) Glyphea sp., Mecochirus eckerti (138777) Mecochirus eckerti (35832 35835 35837 35838 35841 35847 35854 138778)
Middle Jurassic174.1 - 163.5United Kingdom (Gloucestershire) Mecochirus pearcei (204062)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3USA (Wyoming) Mecochirus sp., Glypheidae indet. (162922)
Late/Upper Jurassic163.5 - 145.0Spain (Aragon) Cedrillosia jurassica (127501)
Early/Lower Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7United Kingdom (England) Glyphea hispida, Glyphea regleyana, Mecochirus socialis (191842) Glyphea hispida, Mecochirus socialis (93210 191843)
Middle Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7France (Normandy) Mecochirus sp. (4857 4911)
Heterian161.2 - 153.5New Zealand (Kawhia) Mecochirus marwicki (35731)
Heterian161.2 - 153.5New Zealand (North Island) Mecochirus marwicki (202170)
Kimmeridgian157.3 - 152.1Portugal Mecochirus sp. (8673)
Late/Upper Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8Germany (Bayern) Glyphea sp. (59175)
Late/Upper Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8Germany (Baden-W├╝rttemberg) Glyphea pseudoscyllarus (154138)
Late/Upper Kimmeridgian155.7 - 150.8Germany (Bavaria) Glyphea sp. (132944)
Tithonian152.1 - 145.0Greenland Glyphea rostrata (1205 1230 1257 1270) Glyphea sp. (1232)
Puaroan148.5 - 145.0New Zealand Mecochirus marwicki (63754)
Puaroan148.5 - 145.0New Zealand (North Island) Mecochirus sp. (202171)
Late/Upper Berriasian - Valanginian145.0 - 132.9Germany Mecochirus rapax (95087)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0Mexico (Hidalgo, Zimapan) Mecochirus sp. (133548)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0Mexico (Puebla) Meyeria pueblaensis (133550)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0Colombia Meyeria magna (133329)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0France Glyphea meyeri (139709)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0Lebanon Glyphea damesi (127284)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0France (Montbazin (Herault)) Meyeria sp. (139197)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0Mexico (Chihuahua) Meyeria mexicana (133549)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0Swaziland (Sainte-Croix) Mecochirus houdardi, Glyphea carteri (139704)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0Canada (British Columbia) Glyphea sp. (140564)
Early/Lower Hauterivian136.4 - 130.0Germany Mecochirus ornatus (50181 91586)
Late/Upper Hauterivian - Early/Lower Barremian136.4 - 125.45Argentina Glyphea sp. (66645)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Mexico (Puebla) Meyeria pueblaensis (64014 64015)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Australia (Queensland) Glyphea arborinsularis (165464 165467 165468)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0United Kingdom (England) Meyeria magna (1748)
Late/Upper Aptian122.46 - 112.03Mexico (Chihuahua) Meyeria mexicana (140676)
Albian113.0 - 100.5Mexico (Puebla) Meyeria pueblaensis (133576)
Albian113.0 - 100.5Australia (Queensland) Glyphea oculata (165461)
Late/Upper Albian105.3 - 99.6Poland Glypheopsis sanctaecrucis (127556)
Late/Upper Albian105.3 - 99.6United Kingdom (Wiltshire) Glypheopsis sanctaecrucis (127557)
Cenomanian100.5 - 93.9Morocco (Gara Sbaa) Glypheoidea indet., Glyphea alexandri, Glyphea arborinsularis, Glyphea australensis, Glyphea bathonica, Glyphea bohemica, Glyphea calloviensis, Glyphea christeyi, Glyphea crassa, Glyphea cretacea, Glyphea damesi, Glyphea eureka, Glyphea foresti, Glyphea garasbaaensis, Glyphea georgianus, Glyphea gussmanni, Glyphea jeletzkyi, Glyphea liasina, Glyphea lyrica, Glyphea oculata, Glyphea prestwichi, Glyphea reticulata, Glyphea rigoi, Glyphea robusta, Glyphea tonelloi, Glyphea tricarinata, Glyphea vectensis, Glyphea viohli, Glyphea willetti, Glyphea yoshiakii, Palinurus regleyanus, Glyphea carteri, Glyphea muensteri, Glyphea michelae, Glyphea pseudoscyllarus, Glyphea rostrata, Glyphea stiwelli, Glyphea tomesi, Glyphea udressieri, Glyphea regleyana (127539)
Late/Upper Cretaceous100.5 - 66.0France (Saint Sauver en Puisaye) Glyphea neocomiensis (146256)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6Argentina Glyphea oculata (66644)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (North Carolina) Glyphea carolinensis (135756)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Antarctica Meyeria crofti (66658) Meyeria crofti, Glyphea australensis (140172)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6USA (Texas) Mecochiridae indet. (3906)
Late/Upper Campanian - Early/Lower Maastrichtian83.5 - 66.0Canada (British Columbia) Meyeria harveyi (123792)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0Antarctica Glyphea australensis (140173)
Teurian66.0 - 55.8New Zealand (South Island) Glyphea stilwell (127466)
Paleogene66.0 - 23.03USA (Washington) Glyphea micheleae (139726)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8United Kingdom Glyphea scabra (76601)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Antarctica Glyphea reticulata (191749)
Bortonian43.0 - 37.2New Zealand (South Island) Glyphea christeyi (87240)