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Matuta

Decapoda - Matutidae

Taxonomy
Matuta was named by Weber (1795) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Decapoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Matutidae by Poore and Ahyong (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1795Matuta Weber
2002Matuta Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Matuta Poore and Ahyong

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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
HeterotremataGuinot 1977
superfamilyLeucosioideaSamouelle 1819
familyMatutidaeDe Haan 1841
genusMatutaWeber 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