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Paranecrocarcinus

Decapoda - Necrocarcinidae

Taxonomy
Paranecrocarcinus was named by Van Straelen (1936) [Sepkoski's age data: K Haut K Camp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 961]. It is not extant. Its type is Paranecrocarcinus hexagonalis.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1936Paranecrocarcinus Van Straelen
2002Paranecrocarcinus Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Paranecrocarcinus Schweitzer et al.

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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
Raninoidade Haan 1839
superfamilyRaninoideade Haan 1839
familyNecrocarcinidaeForster 1968
genusParanecrocarcinusVan Straelen 1936

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