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Nitotacarcinus bituberculatus

Decapoda - Tumidocarcinidae

Taxonomy
Glyphithyreus bituberculatus was named by Collins and Jakobsen (2003). Its type specimen is MGUH 26794 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Trelde Naes (MGUH collection), which is in a Ypresian/Lutetian marine claystone in the Lillebaelt Clay Formation of Denmark.

It was recombined as Nitotacarcinus bituberculatus by Schweitzer et al. (2009) and Schweitzer et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2003Glyphithyreus bituberculatus Collins and Jakobsen p. 74 figs. Pl 5, figs 1-5; text-fig 6
2009Nitotacarcinus bituberculatus Schweitzer et al. p. 419
2010Nitotacarcinus bituberculatus Schweitzer et al. p. 116

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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
genusNitotacarcinusSchweitzer et al. 2007
speciesbituberculatus()

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