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Palaeopalaemonoidea was named by Brooks (1962). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Astacidea by Schweitzer et al. (2010); and to Palaeopalaemonida by Karasawa et al. (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1962Palaeopalaemonoidea Brooks
2010Palaeopalaemonoidea Schweitzer et al.
2012Palaeopalaemonoidea Karasawa et al.

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infraorderPalaeopalaemonidaSchram and Dixon 2004
superfamilyPalaeopalaemonoideaBrooks 1962
superfamilyPalaeopalaemonoideaBrooks 1962

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
No ecological data are available

Age range: Famennian or 372.20000 to 358.90000 Ma

Collections (3 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Famennian372.2 - 358.9USA (Ohio) Palaeopalaemon elegans (72276) Palaeopalaemon sp. (653 3380)