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Carcinosoma

Eurypterida - Carcinosomatidae

Taxonomy
Carcinosoma is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Eurypterida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Carcinosomatidae by Dunlop et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Carcinosoma Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Carcinosoma Dunlop et al. p. 21

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumChelicerataHeymons 1901
EuchelicerataWeygoldt and Paulus 1979
Prosomapoda
RankNameAuthor
Planaterga
Dekatriata
SclerophorataKamenz et al. 2011
orderEurypteridaBurmeister 1843
suborderEurypterinaBurmeister 1843
Diploperculata
superfamilyMixopteroideaCaster and Kjellesvig-Waering 1955
familyCarcinosomatidaeStormer 1934
genusCarcinosoma

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