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Latheticocarcinus declinatus

Decapoda - Homolidae

Taxonomy
Homolopsis declinata was named by Collins et al. (1995). Its type specimen is MAB k.1006 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is ENCI NV quarry (upper third of Meerssen Mb), which is in a Maastrichtian carbonate limestone in the Maastricht Formation of the Netherlands.

It was recombined as Latheticocarcinus declinatus by Schweitzer et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1995Homolopsis declinata Collins et al. p. 184 fig. 8A,B
2010Latheticocarcinus declinatus Schweitzer et al. p. 68

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
infraorderBrachyura()
superfamilyHomoloideade Haan 1839
familyHomolidaeDe Haan 1833
genusLatheticocarcinusBishop 1988
speciesdeclinatus()

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