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Psammocarcinus

Decapoda - Psammocarcinidae

Taxonomy
Psammocarcinus was named by Milne-Edwards (1860) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo T Ol-l]. It is not extant. Its type is Psammocarcinus hericarti.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Psammocarcinus Milne-Edwards
2002Psammocarcinus Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Psammocarcinus 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
HeterotremataGuinot 1977
superfamilyPortunoideaRafinesque 1815
familyPsammocarcinidaeBerrlen 1930
genusPsammocarcinusMilne-Edwards 1860

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