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Palaeopagurus

Decapoda - Paguridae

Taxonomy
Palaeopagurus was named by Van Straelen (1924) [Sepkoski's age data: J Plie-l J Toar-l Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. It is not extant. Its type is Palaeopagurus deslongchampsi.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Palaeopagurus Van Straelen
2002Palaeopagurus Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Palaeopagurus Schweitzer et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
RankNameAuthor
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
infraorderAnomuraMilne-Edwards 1832
superfamilyPaguroideaLatreille 1802
familyPaguridae()
genusPalaeopagurusVan Straelen 1924

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