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Eocarpilius blowi

Decapoda - Carpiliidae

Taxonomy
Eocarpilius blowi was named by Feldmann et al. (1998). Its type specimen is CM 36026, a carapace, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Martin Marietta Quarry [Castle Hayne Limestone], which is in a Bartonian marine limestone in the Castle Hayne Formation of North Carolina.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1998Eocarpilius blowi Feldmann et al. p. 11 figs. 13.1, 13.2, 14

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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
superfamilyCarpilioideaOrtmann 1893
familyCarpiliidaeOrtmann 1893
genusEocarpilius
speciesblowi

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