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Retropluma

Decapoda - Retroplumidae

Taxonomy
Retropluma was named by Gill (1894) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-l R]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Retroplumidae.

It was assigned to Retroplumidae by Collins and Morris (1975); and to Decapoda by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1863Archaeoplax Stimpson
1894Retropluma Gill
1975Retropluma Collins and Morris p. 826
2002Archaeoplax Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Retropluma Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Archaeoplax 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
familyRetroplumidaeGill 1894
genusRetroplumaGill 1894

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