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Malacostraca - Decapoda - Glypheidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Glypheidae Winckler
1924Glypheidae Van Straelen
1926Glypheidae Rathbun p. 133
1992Glypheidae Feldmann and Keys p. 9
1993Glypheidae Feldmann p. 201
2003Glypheidae Feldmann et al. p. 152
2009Glypheidae De Grave et al. p. 21

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumCrustaceaBr├╝nnich 1772
superorderEucaridaCalman 1904
suborderPleocyemataBurkenroad 1963
infraorderGlypheideaWinckler 1882
superfamilyGlypheoideaWinckler 1882
familyGlypheidaeWinckler 1883
familyGlypheidaeWinckler 1883

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.

No diagnoses are available
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 Julian to the top of the Lutetian or 235.00000 to 41.30000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 232.0 Ma

Collections (57 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Italy (South Tyrol) Glyphea tantalus (205157)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3Italy (Udine) Glyphea sp. (127345)
Julian235.0 - 232.0Italy (Udine) Glyphea grandis (127548)
Alaunian215.56 - 212.0Italy Glyphea sp. (155687 155688)
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) Trachysoma heeri (139751)
Hettangian - Early/Lower Pliensbachian201.3 - 183.0United Kingdom (England) Trachysoma rostrata (119085)
Early/Lower Jurassic201.3 - 174.1Italy (Osteno) Glyphea tricarinata (127343)
Jurassic201.3 - 145.0France Glyphea etalloni, Glyphea perroni, Glyphea munsteri, Glyphea martini, Glyphea udressieri, Glyphea regleyana (139752)
Bucklandi196.5 - 189.6Italy Glyphea sp. (90673)
Bucklandi196.5 - 189.6United Kingdom (England) Glyphea macromuscula (147352)
Pliensbachian190.8 - 182.7Greenland Glyphea rosenkrantzi (162085)
Ururoan189.6 - 175.6New Zealand (South Island) Glypheopsis antipodum (202169)
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. (138777)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3USA (Wyoming) Glypheidae indet. (162922)
Late/Upper Jurassic163.5 - 145.0Spain (Aragon) Cedrillosia jurassica (127501)
Early/Lower Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7United Kingdom (England) Glyphea hispida (93210 191843) Glyphea hispida, Glyphea regleyana (191842)
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)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0France Glyphea meyeri (139709)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0Lebanon Glyphea damesi (127284)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0Swaziland (Sainte-Croix) Glyphea carteri (139704)
Cretaceous145.0 - 66.0Canada (British Columbia) Glyphea sp. (140564)
Late/Upper Hauterivian - Early/Lower Barremian136.4 - 125.45Argentina Glyphea sp. (66645)
Aptian125.0 - 113.0Australia (Queensland) Glyphea arborinsularis (165464 165467 165468)
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) 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 Glyphea australensis (140172)
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)