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Actaea

Decapoda - Xanthidae

Taxonomy
Actaea was named by De Haan (1833) [Sepkoski's age data: Q Plei R]. It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1833Actaea De Haan
2002Actaea Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Actaea Schweitzer et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
infraorderBrachyura()
Eubrachyurade Saint Laurent 1980
superfamilyXanthoidea
familyXanthidae
subfamilyActaeinaeAlcock 1898
genusActaeaDe Haan 1833

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