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Malacostraca - Decapoda - Zanthopsidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Zanthopsis McCoy p. 162
1858Xanthopsis Bell p. 10
1926Zanthopsis Rathbun p. 47
1930Xanthopsis Maury p. 104
1934Zanthopsis Stenzel p. 49
1935Zanthopsis Rathbun p. 90
1973Zanthopsis Kooser and Orr p. 1045
1999Zanthopsis Squires p. 29
2002Zanthopsis Schweitzer and Feldmann p. 961
2002Zanthopsis Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Zanthopsis Schweitzer p. 1117
2006Zanthopsis Karasawa and Schweitzer
2010Zanthopsis Schweitzer et al. p. 118
2017Zanthopsis Luque et al. p. 24

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
superorderEucaridaCalman 1904
MeiuraSaint Laurent 1980
Eubrachyurade Saint Laurent 1980
familyZanthopsidaeVia 1959

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: chitinc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: epifaunalc
Diet: carnivoreo
Vision: well-developedc
Created: 2008-01-28 11:51:24
Modified: 2008-01-28 13:51:24
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Aberhan 1992, Turnsek 1997

Age range: base of the Jurassic to the top of the Early/Lower Miocene or 201.30000 to 15.97000 Ma

Collections (27 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Jurassic201.3 - 145.0United Kingdom Z. bispinosa, Z. nodosa, Z. unispinosa (147826)
Late/Upper Cretaceous100.5 - 66.0Brazil (Paraiba) Z. cretacea (134949)
Thanetian59.2 - 56.0USA (New Jersey) Z. milleri (3113)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8USA (California) Z. hendersoni (207305)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8United Kingdom Z. leachi (76601)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8United Kingdom (England) Z. bispinosa, Z. leachii (8025)
Eocene56.0 - 33.9USA (New York) Z. bartholomaeensis (135730)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2USA (South Carolina) Z. carolinensis (143059)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2USA (Mississippi) Z. errans (143058)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2Haiti Z. sp. (135755)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2USA (California) Z. hendersonianus (139539)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2USA (Texas) Z. peytoni (142884)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Haiti Z. sp. (60573)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3USA (Texas) Z. peytoni (43137 43138 43139 43140 43141 43142 43143)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (South Carolina) Z. sp. (5354)
Bartonian41.3 - 38.0USA (Washington) Z. vulgaris (203164)
Priabonian - Rupelian38.0 - 28.1USA (Washington) Z. vulgaris (39961)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9USA (Washington) Z. vulgaris (44244)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9United Kingdom (England) Cancer leachii (39696)
Oligocene33.9 - 23.03USA (Oregon) Z. hendersonianus (139538)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Venezuela (Lara) Eriosachila rathbunae (46384)