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Orthakrolophos bittneri

Decapoda - Chasmocarcinidae

Discussion

originally named Palaeograpus bittneri under the current reference but was moved to the genus Orthakrolophos at a later date

Taxonomy
Palaeograpsus bittneri was named by Morris and Collins (1991).

It was recombined as Orthakrolophus bittneri by Collins (2003); it was recombined as Orthakrolophos bittneri by Schweitzer and Feldmann (2001) and Schweitzer et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1991Palaeograpsus bittneri Morris and Collins
2001Orthakrolophos bittneri Schweitzer and Feldmann p. 339
2003Orthakrolophus bittneri Collins p. 218 figs. Pl 7, fig 2
2010Orthakrolophos bittneri Schweitzer et al. p. 133

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
infraorderBrachyura()
superfamilyGoneplacoideaMacLeay 1838
familyChasmocarcinidaeSerene 1964
subfamilyChasmocarcininaeSerene 1964
genusOrthakrolophos
speciesbittneri()

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