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Mursilia

Decapoda - Calappidae

Taxonomy
Mursilia was named by Rathbun (1918) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi]. It is not extant. Its type is Mursilia ecristata.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1918Mursilia Rathbun
2002Mursilia Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Mursilia Schweitzer et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBr√ľnnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
infraorderBrachyura()
Eubrachyurade Saint Laurent 1980
HeterotremataGuinot 1977
superfamilyCalappoideaDe Haan 1833
familyCalappidaeDe Haan 1833
genusMursilia

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