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Achelata

Decapoda

Taxonomy
Achelata was named by Scholtz and Richter (1995). It is extant.

It was assigned to Decapoda by Poore and Ahyong (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1995Achelata Scholtz and Richter
2004Achelata Poore and Ahyong

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
infraorderAchelataScholtz and Richter 1995
infraorderAchelataScholtz and Richter 1995

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