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Microchela

Decapoda

Taxonomy
Microchela was named by Garassino (1994). It is not extant. Its type is Microchela rostrata.

It was assigned to Penaeoidea by Schweitzer et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Microchela Garassino
2010Microchela Schweitzer et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
suborderDendrobranchiataBate 1888
superfamilyPenaeoideaRafinesque 1815
genusMicrochelaGarassino 1994

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