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Maja

Taxonomy
Maja was named by Lamarck (1801) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Crustacea by Lamarck (1818); to Decapoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Majinae by Schweitzer et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1801Maja Lamarck
1818Maia Lamarck
2002Maja Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Maja Schweitzer et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
genusMajaLamarck 1801

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