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Eocarcinus

Decapoda - Eocarcinidae

Taxonomy
Eocarcinus was named by Withers (1932) [Sepkoski's age data: J Plie-l Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. It is not extant. Its type is Eocarcinus praecursor.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1932Eocarcinus Withers
2002Eocarcinus Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Eocarcinus Schweitzer et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
infraorderAnomuraMilne-Edwards 1832
superfamilyEocarcinoideaWithers 1932
familyEocarcinidaeWithers 1932
genusEocarcinusWithers 1932

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