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Titanocarcinus briarti

Decapoda - Tumidocarcinidae

Taxonomy
Dromiopsis briarti was named by Forir (1887). It is not extant. Its type locality is Fauquemont, which is in a Maastrichtian carbonate limestone in the Maastricht Formation of the Netherlands.

It was recombined as Leptoides briarti by Collins et al. (1995); it was recombined as Titanocarcinus briarti by Schweitzer et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Dromiopsis briarti Forir
1995Leptoides briarti Collins et al. p. 203 fig. 12G
2007Titanocarcinus briarti Schweitzer et al. p. 284 figs. 2C-G

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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
superfamilyXanthoidea
familyTumidocarcinidae
genusTitanocarcinusMilne Edwards 1864
speciesbriarti(Forir 1887)

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