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Homarus

Decapoda - Nephropidae

Taxonomy
Homarus was named by Weber (1795) [Sepkoski's age data: K Albi R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Nephropidae by Tshudy and Sorhannus (2000) and Schweitzer et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1795Homarus Weber
2000Homarus Tshudy and Sorhannus p. 227
2010Homarus Schweitzer et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
infraorderAstacideaLatreille 1802
superfamilyNephropoideaDana 1852
familyNephropidaeDana 1852
genusHomarusWeber 1795

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