Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy   Age range and collections

Acanthocarpus

Decapoda - Calappidae

Taxonomy
Acanthocarpus was named by Stimpson (1870) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-u R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Decapoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Calappidae by Schweitzer et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1870Acanthocarpus Stimpson
2002Acanthocarpus Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Acanthocarpus Schweitzer et al.

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
infraorderBrachyura()
Eubrachyurade Saint Laurent 1980
HeterotremataGuinot 1977
superfamilyCalappoideaDe Haan 1833
familyCalappidaeDe Haan 1833
genusAcanthocarpusStimpson 1870

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