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Acanthogalathea

Decapoda - Galatheidae

Taxonomy
Acanthogalathea was named by Muller and Collins (1991). It is not extant. Its type is Acanthogalathea parva.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1991Acanthogalathea Muller and Collins
2010Acanthogalathea Schweitzer et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
infraorderAnomuraMilne-Edwards 1832
superfamilyGalatheoideaSamouelle 1819
familyGalatheidaeSamouelle 1819
genusAcanthogalatheaMuller and Collins 1991

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Locomotion: actively mobilep
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2008-01-28 11:51:24
Modified: 2008-01-28 13:51:24
Source: o = order, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Turnsek 1997

Age range: Ypresian or 56.00000 to 47.80000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Italy A. squamosa (140158)
Eocene - Oligocene56.0 - 23.03Italy (Vicenza) A. feldmanni, A. parva (127459)