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Pugettia

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Epialtidae

Taxonomy
Pugettia was named by Dana (1851) [Sepkoski's age data: Q Plei R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Majidae by Rathbun (1926); to Decapoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Epialtinae by Schweitzer et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1851Pugettia Dana
1926Pugettia Rathbun p. 23
2002Pugettia Sepkoski
2010Pugettia Schweitzer et al. p. 92

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
Deuteropoda
Mandibulata
PancrustaceaZrzavý and Štys 1997
Hymenostraca(Rolfe 1969)
superclassMulticrustaceaRegier et al. 2010
classMalacostraca()
RankNameAuthor
subclassEumalacostracaGrobben 1892
CaridoidaHessler 1982
orderDecapoda
suborderPleocyemataBurkenroad 1963
Reptantia(Boas)
MeiuraSaint Laurent 1980
infraorderBrachyura()
Eubrachyurade Saint Laurent 1980
HeterotremataGuinot 1977
superfamilyMajoideaSamouelle 1819
familyEpialtidaeMacLeay 1838
subfamilyEpialtinaeMacLeay 1838
genusPugettiaDana 1851

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.

G. Pugettia Dana 1851
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Pugettia incisa De Haan 1839
Pugettia producta Randall 1839 [shield back kelp crab]
Pugettia richii Dana 1851
Pugettia tasmanensis Richer de Forges 1993
Pugettia yamafui Karasawa and Kitamura 2003
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: chitinc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: epifaunalo
Diet: carnivoreo
Vision: well-developedc
Created: 2008-01-28 11:51:24
Modified: 2022-05-13 13:34:01
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Turnsek 1997, Aberhan 1992

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Badenian to the top of the Late/Upper Pleistocene or 13.65000 to 0.01170 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 12.7 Ma

Collections (9 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Badenian13.65 - 12.7Hungary P. n. sp. (226235)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117USA (California) P. producta, P. richii (138719) P. richii (138720)
Pleistocene - Holocene2.588 - 0.0USA (California) P. producta (138722) P. richii (138721 138724)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126USA (California) P. producta, P. richii (138723)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117USA (California) P. producta (160361) P. producta, P. richii (59063)