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Cryptocaris

Remipedia - Enantiopoda - Tesnusocarididae

Taxonomy
Cryptocaris was named by Schram (1974) [Sepkoski's age data: C Mosc-u Sepkoski's reference number: 964]. Its type is Cryptocaris hootchi. It is the type genus of Cryptocarididae.

It was assigned to Cryptocarididae by Schram et al. (1986); to Tesnusocarididae by Emerson and Schram (1991); and to Enantiopoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Cryptocaris Schram
1986Cryptocaris Schram et al. p. 133
1991Cryptocaris Emerson and Schram p. 29
2002Cryptocaris Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classRemipediaYager 1981
orderEnantiopodaBirshtein 1960
familyTesnusocarididaeBrooks 1955
genusCryptocarisSchram 1974

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