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Callianassa

Decapoda - Callianassidae

Taxonomy
Callianassa was named by Leach (1814) [Sepkoski's age data: K Apti-l R]. It is extant. Its type is Cancer (Astacus) subterraneus. It is the type genus of Callianassidae, Callianassoidea.

It was assigned to Callianassinae by Whetstone and Collins (1982) and Todd and Collins (2005); and to Callianassidae by Karasawa (2000), Feldmann et al. (2003) and Schweitzer et al. (2010).

Species
C. abbreviata, C. affinis, C. alabamensis, C. alaica, C. almerai, C. alpha, C. americana, C. anguillensis, C. armata, C. articulata, C. atlantica, C. atrox, C. awakina, C. bakeri, C. bandonensis, C. batei, C. beberibae, C. berryi, C. beta, C. birmanica, C. bonjouri, C. bosqueana, C. brazoensis, C. brevimanus, C. brocchii, C. burckhardti, C. burlesonensis, C. calaritana, C. canavarii, C. chalmasii, C. chanabadica, C. cheyennensis, C. clarki, C. congolae, C. conradi, C. cowlitzensis, C. crassa, C. crassa, C. craterifera, C. creagrachir, C. cretacea, C. danai, C. delta, C. depressiva, C. desmarestiana, C. edwardsi, C. elegans, C. elongata, C. epsilon, C. erecta, C. espichelsnsis, C. eta, C. ferox, C. floriana, C. floridana, C. fortis, C. fraasi, C. frangens, C. fresnoensis, C. gamma, C. gigantea, C. glabra, C. hayanoi, C. heberti, C. hilli, C. hulli, C. incerta, C. infracretacea, C. inglisestris, C. inornata, C. isikariensis, C. jahringensis, C. jamaicensis, C. kerepesiensis, C. kewana, C. knapptonensis, C. kraussei, C. kraussi, C. lacunosa, C. latidigita, C. latidigitata, C. ledae, C. longa, C. lusitanica, C. macrodactylus, C. magna, C. masanorii, C. massarandubae, C. maxima, C. megachir, C. menziesi, C. meridionalis, C. michelotti, C. minor, C. moinensis, C. mokkatamensis, C. mortoni, C. mottai, C. munieri, C. neocomiensis, C. nilotica, C. norica, C. nuda, C. oktibbehana, C. oregonensis, C. orientalis, C. oroszyi, C. orthodactylus, C. ovalis, C. panamensis, C. parinasensis, C. parisiensis, C. pedemontana, C. pellucida, C. peruviana, C. primaeva, C. prisca, C. pseudofraasi, C. pseudonilotica, C. pseudorakosiensis, C. pugnax, C. pustulata, C. quadrata, C. rakosiensis, C. rapax, C. rovasendae, C. roztoczensis, C. sakakuraorum, C. seefriedi, C. shikamai, C. simplex, C. sismondai, C. songoensis, C. spinosa, C. spinulosa, C. stephensi, C. stimpsoni, C. stridens, C. subplana, C. subspinosa, C. subterranea, C. subterraneus, C. suffolkensis, C. szobensis, C. taiwanica, C. tanakai, C. tayamai, C. tenuis, C. tepetatensis, C. theta, C. transversoplicata, C. trechmanni, C. turkestanica, C. twinensis, C. ulrichi, C. umpquaensis, C. uncifera, C. urgoneensis, C. valida, C. velox, C. vidali, C. vorax, C. waikurana, C. wechesensis, C. whiteavesi, C. yagii, C. zeta
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1814Callianassa Leach
1982Callianassa Whetstone and Collins p. 1221
2000Callianassa Karasawa p. 236
2003Callianassa Feldmann et al. p. 152
2005Callianassa Todd and Collins p. 62
2010Callianassa Schweitzer et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
infraorderThalassinideaLatreille 1831
superfamilyCallianassoideaDana 1852
familyCallianassidaeDana 1852
subfamilyCallianassinaeDana 1852
genusCallianassaLeach 1814

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