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Squilla

Malacostraca - Stomatopoda - Squillidae

Taxonomy
Squilla was named by Fabricius (1787) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-m R Sepkoski's reference number: 1262]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Squillidae.

It was assigned to Squillidae by Scott (1938); and to Stomatopoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1787Squilla Fabricius
1938Squilla Scott p. 508
2002Squilla Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classMalacostraca()
subclassHoplocaridaCalman 1904
orderStomatopodaLatreille
familySquillidaeLatreille 1802
genusSquillaFabricius 1787

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