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Palaeoxanthopsis

Decapoda - Palaeoxanthopsidae

Taxonomy
Palaeoxanthopsis was named by Beurlen (1958) [Sepkoski's age data: K Maes]. It is not extant. Its type is Palaeoxanthopsis cretacea. It is the type genus of Palaeoxanthopsidae.

It was assigned to Decapoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Palaeoxanthopsidae by Karasawa and Schweitzer (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Palaeoxanthopsis Beurlen
2002Palaeoxanthopsis Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Palaeoxanthopsis Karasawa and Schweitzer

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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
superfamilyCarpilioideaOrtmann 1893
familyPalaeoxanthopsidaeSchweitzer 2003
genusPalaeoxanthopsisBeurlen 1958

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