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Microcorystes

Decapoda

Taxonomy
Microcorystes was named by Fritsch (1893) [Sepkoski's age data: K Coni T Mi-m]. It is not extant. Its type is Microcorystes parvulus.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1893Microcorystes Fritsch
2002Microcorystes Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Microcorystes Schweitzer et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
genusMicrocorystesFritsch 1893

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