Taxon profile


Palinuridae Latreille, 1802

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Malacostraca »  order Decapoda - crayfish »  superfamily Palinuroidea

Scientific synonyms

Synaxidae Bate, 1881

Temporal range:Middle Triassic - recent

Included taxa

Number of records: 20

genus Archaeocarabus M'Coy, 1849
genus Archaeopalinurus Pinna, 1974
genus Astacodes Bell, 1863
genus Eurycarpus Schlüter in Schlüter and von der Marck, 1868
genus Jasus Parker, 1883
genus Justitia Holthuis, 1946
genus Linuparus White, 1847
genus Nupalirus Kubo, 1955
genus Palaeopalinurus Bachmayer, 1954
genus Palibythus Davie, 1990
genus Palinurellus Von Martens, 1878
genus Palinurina Münster, 1839
genus Palinurus Weber, 1795
genus Palinustus A. Milne-Edwards, 1880
genus Panulirus White, 1847
genus Projasus George & Grindley, 1964
genus Puerulus Ortmann, 1897
genus Rugafarius Bishop, 1985
genus Sagmariasus Holthuis, 1991
genus Yunnanopalinura Feldmann et al., 2012

Links and literature

EN Karasawa H., Schweitzer C. E., Feldmann R. M. (2012): Phylogeny and systematics of extant and extinct lobsters, Journal of Crustacean Biology 33:78-123 [as Palinuridae Latreille, 1802]

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