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Eleutherocaris

Malacostraca - Archaeostraca

Taxonomy
Eleutherocaris is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Archaeostraca by Sepkoski (2002); and to Echinocaridina by Briggs et al. (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Eleutherocaris Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Eleutherocaris Briggs et al. p. 136

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classMalacostraca()
subclassPhyllocarida(Packard 1879)
orderArchaeostracaClaus 1888
suborderEchinocaridinaClarke 1900
genusEleutherocaris

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