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Micromaia

Decapoda - Majidae

Taxonomy
Micromaia was named by Bittner (1875) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-l T Ol-l]. It is not extant. Its type is Micromaia tuberculata.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1875Micromaia Bittner
2002Micromaia Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Micromaia Schweitzer et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
RankNameAuthor
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
infraorderBrachyura()
Eubrachyurade Saint Laurent 1980
HeterotremataGuinot 1977
superfamilyMajoidea
familyMajidaeSamouelle 1819
subfamilyMicromaiinaeBeurlen 1930
genusMicromaiaBittner 1875

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