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Caryocaris

Malacostraca - Caryocarididae

Taxonomy
Caryocaris was named by Salter (1863) [Sepkoski's age data: O Trem-l O u Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. Its type is Caryocaris wrightii.

It was assigned to Archaeostraca by Sepkoski (2002); and to Caryocarididae by Whittle et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1863Caryocaris Salter
2002Caryocaris Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Caryocaris Whittle et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classMalacostraca()
subclassPhyllocarida(Packard 1879)
familyCaryocarididaeRacheboeuf et al. 2000
genusCaryocarisSalter 1863

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