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Carpilius

Decapoda - Carpiliidae

Taxonomy
Carpilius was named by Desmarest (1823) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio R Sepkoski's reference number: 1259]. It is extant. Its type is Carpilius maculatus. It is the type genus of Carpiliidae.

It was assigned to Decapoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Carpiliidae by Karasawa and Schweitzer (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1823Carpilius Desmarest
2002Carpilius Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Carpilius Karasawa and Schweitzer

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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
superfamilyCarpilioideaOrtmann 1893
familyCarpiliidaeOrtmann 1893
genusCarpiliusDesmarest 1823

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