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Anthracocaris scotica

Malacostraca - Tanaidacea - Anthracocarididae

Taxonomy
Palaeocaris scotica was named by Peach (1882). Its type specimen is GSE 5803, an exoskeleton, and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Anthracocaris.

It was recombined as Anthracocaris scotica by Schram et al. (1986).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Palaeocaris scotica Peach p. 85 figs. Pl 10, figs 10-10b
1986Anthracocaris scotica Schram et al. p. 128 fig. 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classMalacostraca()
subclassEumalacostracaGrobben 1892
superorderPeracaridaCalman 1904
orderTanaidaceaDana 1849
suborderAnthracocaridomorpha(Sieg 1980)
familyAnthracocarididaeSchram 1979
genusAnthracocaris
speciesscotica(Peach 1882)

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