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Pustulina dawsoni

Decapoda - Erymidae

Taxonomy
Eryma dawsoni was named by Woodward (1900). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Northeast side of Hornby Island, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian marine siliciclastic in the Spray Formation of Canada.

It was recombined as Phlyctisoma dawsoni by Feldmann and McPherson (1980); it was recombined as Pustulina dawsoni by Schweitzer et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1900Eryma dawsoni Woodward p. 400 figs. Pl 16, fig 2
1926Eryma dawsoni Rathbun p. 128
1980Phlyctisoma dawsoni Feldmann and McPherson p. 4 figs. Pl 1, figs 4,5; text-fig 2
2010Pustulina dawsoni Schweitzer et al. p. 26

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
subclassMalacostraca
orderDecapoda
suborderPleocyemataBurkenroad 1963
infraorderGlypheideaWinckler 1882
superfamilyErymoideaVan Straelen 1924
familyErymidaeVan Straelen 1924
genusPustulinaQuenstedt 1857
speciesdawsoni()

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