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Hymenocaris

Malacostraca - Hymenostraca

Taxonomy
Hymenocaris was named by Salter (1853) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Boto O Aren Sepkoski's reference number: 350].

It was assigned to Hymenostraca by Bengtson (1992) and Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1853Hymenocaris Salter
1992Hymenocaris Bengtson p. 1022
2002Hymenocaris Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classMalacostraca()
orderHymenostracaRolfe 1969
genusHymenocarisSalter 1853

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