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It was reranked as the tribe Brachyura by Rathbun (1926); it was corrected as Brachyura by Squires (1980), Squires (1984), Tiwari et al. (1997), Vega et al. (1999), Martin and Davis (2001), Feldmann et al. (2003), Feldmann et al. (2008), Schweitzer and Feldmann (2009) and Schweitzer et al. (2010).
It was assigned to Pleocyemata by Squires (1980), Squires (1984) and Martin and Davis (2001); and to Decapoda by Latreille (1802), Rathbun (1926), Tiwari et al. (1997), Vega et al. (1999), Feldmann et al. (2003), Feldmann et al. (2008), Schweitzer and Feldmann (2009) and Schweitzer et al. (2010).
|Year||Name and author|
|1802||Brachyuri Latreille p. 20|
|1926||Brachyura Rathbun p. 22|
|1945||Plagiolophus vitiensis Rathbun|
|1980||Brachyura Squires p. 473|
|1984||Brachyura Squires p. 55|
|1997||Brachyura Tiwari et al. p. 128|
|1999||Brachyura Vega et al. p. 407|
|2001||Brachyura Martin and Davis p. 74|
|2003||Brachyura Feldmann et al. p. 152|
|2008||Brachyura Feldmann et al. p. 49|
|2009||Brachyura Schweitzer and Feldmann p. 304|
|2010||Brachyura Schweitzer et al.|
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