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Decapoda - Pilumnidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1819Pilumnidae Samouelle
1993Pilumnidae Karasawa p. 69
2001Pilumnidae Martin and Davis
2004Pilumnidae Schweitzer et al. p. 104
2005Pilumnidae Schweitzer p. 277
2006Pilumnidae Karasawa and Schweitzer
2006Pilumnidae Schweitzer et al. p. 24 figs. Table 1

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
Eubrachyurade Saint Laurent 1980

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Locomotion: actively mobilep
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2008-01-28 11:51:24
Modified: 2008-01-28 13:51:24
Source: o = order, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Turnsek 1997

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Thanetian to the top of the Holocene or 59.20000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 56.0 Ma

Collections (46 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Paleogene66.0 - 23.03Italy Pilumnus spinosus (139185)
Paleogene66.0 - 23.03Hungary (Budapest) Budapanopeus denticulatus, Galenopsis similis, Lobogalenopsis quadrilobata (138811)
Cenozoic66.0 - 0.0Italy (Piedmont) Pilumnus sp. (127167)
Thanetian59.2 - 56.0USA (Alabama) Galenopsis americana (142748)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Italy Pilumnus indet., Galenopsis similis, Gecchelicarcinus lorigae, Lobogalenopsis quadrilobata (140158)
Eocene56.0 - 33.9Italy (Livorno) Pilumnus teledii, Pilumnus mediterraneus (140154)
Middle Eocene48.6 - 37.2India (Assam) Galenopsis sp. (81937)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Italy (Vicenza) Eohalimede granosa, Eopilumnus checchii (145128)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3USA (South Carolina) Eohalimede walleri (191869) Santeella lillyae, Viacarcinus druidi, Eohalimede walleri (191870) Viacarcinus druidi (191872)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Slovakia (Cerova-Lieskove) Styrioplax exiguus (147807)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Chile Pilumnus cucaoensis (53475 166364)
Miocene23.03 - 5.333Japan Actumnus guinotae (147808 147809 147810 147811 147812 147817 147818 147819 147820 147821)
Miocene23.03 - 5.333Italy Actumnus guinotae (147814)
Miocene23.03 - 5.333Dominican Republic (Santo Domingo) Pilumnus subequus (135461)
Neogene23.03 - 2.588Poland Actumnus telegdii (139753) Pilumnus mediterraneus (139755)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97Chile Pilumnus cucaoensis (179976 186096)
Middle Miocene15.97 - 11.608Ukraine Pilumnus mediterraneus (66971)
Serravallian13.82 - 11.62Hungary Glabropilumnus sp., Pilumnus mediterraneus (34739)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Malaysia (Sabah) Pilumnus fookimensis (185833 185835 185836)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Malta Pilumnus scaber (131977)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Italy Pilumnus ristorii (127462)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588Japan (Shizuoka) Typhlocarcinus obtusus (202450)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Fiji Galenopsis fulangaensis (136572)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Malaysia (Sarawak) Galene litoralis (175180)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Barbados Pilumnus sp. (185858)
Holocene0.0117 - 0.0Mexico Pilumnus xantusii, Pilumnus lunatus (147227)
Holocene0.0117 - 0.0USA (Florida) Pilumnus ceratopus (146579) Pilumnus gemmatus (147239)
Holocene0.0117 - 0.0USA (Virgin Islands) Pilumnus gemmatus, Pilumnus reticulatus (146588)
Holocene0.0117 - 0.0Australia (South Australia) Actumnus setifer, Pilumnus acer, Pilumnus australis, Pilumnus etheridgei, Pilumnus fissifrons, Pilumnus kingstoni, Pilumnus monilifer, Pilumnus rufopunctatus, Pilumnus tomentosus, Pilumnus vespertilio, Pilumnus vestitus, Pilumnopeus serratifrons (149178)