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Decapoda (decapod)


Synonymy list
YearName and author
1802Decapoda Latreille p. 20
1904Decapoda Martin p. 94
2001Decapoda Martin and Davis p. 72
2002Decapoda Sepkoski, Jr.

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Locomotion: actively mobilep
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2008-01-28 11:51:24
Modified: 2008-01-28 13:51:24
Source: o = order, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Turnsek 1997

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Volkhov to the top of the Holocene or 471.80000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 468.1 Ma

Collections (1873 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Langevoja471.8 - 468.1Estonia Rauna janischewskyi (191639)
Volkhov471.8 - 468.1Russian Federation Rauna janischewskyi (166089) Rauna wolchowiana (166191)
Pridoli423.0 - 419.2Czech Republic Hippa rediviva (14043)
Asbian339.4 - 336.0United Kingdom (Scotland) Tealliocaris sp. (84940)
Kungurian279.3 - 272.3Russian Federation Nephropsis integerrima (186593) Nephropsis lampadiformis (186594 186620)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17Germany Erymastacus hoerstgenensis (96856)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17Russian Federation Protoclytiopsis antiqua (117459)
Triassic - Permian252.17 - 252.17Poland Necrocarcinus senonensis, Titanocarcinus polonicus (133108)
Early/Lower Triassic252.17 - 247.2Madagascar Ifasya sp., Ifasya straeleni, Ifasya madagascariensis (127344)
Smithian251.3 - 247.2Madagascar Ambilobeia karojoi, Ifasya straeleni, Ifasya madagascariensis (96858) Ifasya straeleni, Ifasya madagascariensis (146384 146385)
Spathian251.3 - 247.2USA (Idaho) Litogaster turnbullensis (96857)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Netherlands Clytiopsis argentoratensis (106537) Clytiopsis argentoratensis, Pseudoglyphea spinosa (106538) Oosterinkia neederlandica (106536)
Illyrian247.2 - 242.0Germany (Grobsenluder) Aspidogaster limicola, Litogaster ornata, Pseudopemphix meyeri, Lissocardia silesiaca (127457)
Pelsonian247.2 - 242.0Slovenia Palinuridae indet. (166627)
Pelsonian247.2 - 242.0China (Yunnan) Aeger luxii (148408) Palinuridae indet., Koryncheiros luopingensis, Tridactylastacus sinensis, Yunnanopalinura schrami, Anisaeger brevirostrus, Anisaeger spiniferus, Distaeger prodigiosus (127488)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Germany Pemphix sueri (66100)
Ladinian242.0 - 237.0Spain (Tarragona) Aeger sp., Antrimpos sp., Aspidogaster sp., Clytiopsis sp., Pemphix malladai (109710)
Late/Upper Triassic237.0 - 201.3Italy (Udine) Antrimpos sp., Glyphea sp., Acanthinopus gibbosus, Glaessnericaris sp., Rosenfeldia triasica, Pseudocoleia mazzolenii, Archaeopalinurus levis, Dusa longipes (127345)
Julian235.0 - 232.0Italy (Udine) Glyphea grandis, Pseudoglyphea spinosa, Pseudoglyphea alpina, Pseudoglyphea amalthea, Pseudoglyphea etalloni, Pseudoglyphea eximia, Pseudoglyphea foersteri, Pseudoglyphea friulana, Pseudoglyphea gigantea, Pseudoglyphea grandis, Pseudoglyphea jourdani, Pseudoglyphea mulleri, Pseudoglyphea numismalis, Pseudoglyphea paronae, Pseudoglyphea straeleni, Pseudoglyphea terquemi, Pseudoglyphea ancylochelis (127548)
Julian235.0 - 232.0Italy Bolina raiblana, Aeger crassipes, Bombur aonis, Aeger straeleni (122360)