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Penaeus vanzii

Decapoda - Penaeidae

Taxonomy
Penaeus vanzii was named by Garassino and Beschin (1999). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Ponte, which is in a Rupelian shallow subtidal marl/tuff in the Castelgomberto Formation of Italy.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Penaeus vanzii Garassino and Beschin p. 197 figs. Figs. 4, 5,6,7

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
suborderDendrobranchiataBate 1888
superfamilyPenaeoideaRafinesque 1815
familyPenaeidaeRafinesque 1815
genusPenaeusFabricius 1798
speciesvanzii

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
A. Garassino and C. Beschin 1999carapace subrettangolare; rostro lungo con tre denti sopraro- strali uguali e proversi; carena rostrale formata da due denti uguali e pro- versi; dente epigastrico nel terzo anteriore del margine dorsale del carapa- ce; solco cervicale poco profondo; pereiopodi I-III chelati con carpus e pro- podus fortemente allungati; esopodite con dieresi.