Callianassa Leach 1814 (decapod)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Callianassidae

Parent taxon: Callianassinae according to J. A. Todd and J. S. H. Collins 2005

See also Collins 2002, De Angeli et al. 2010, Feldmann and Duncan 1992, Feldmann and Keys 1992, Feldmann et al. 2003, Feldmann et al. 2019, Feldmann et al. 1993, Garassino 2001, Glaessner 1960, Karasawa 1993, Karasawa 2000, Karasawa and Fudouji 2000, Manning and Felder 1991, Rathbun 1918, Rathbun 1926, Rathbun 1930, Rathbun 1935, Schweitzer and Feldmann 1999, Schweitzer and Feldmann 2002, Schweitzer et al. 2010, Stenzel 1934, Stenzel 1935, Vega et al. 2001 and Whetstone and Collins 1982

Sister taxa: Calliapagurops, Notiax

Subtaxa: Callianassa abbreviata Callianassa affinis Callianassa alabamensis Callianassa alaica Callianassa almerai Callianassa alpha Callianassa americana Callianassa anguillensis Callianassa aquilae Callianassa armata Callianassa articulata Callianassa atlantica Callianassa atrox Callianassa awakina Callianassa bakeri Callianassa bandonensis Callianassa batei Callianassa beberibae Callianassa berryi Callianassa beta Callianassa birmanica Callianassa bonjouri Callianassa bosqueana Callianassa brazoensis Callianassa brevimanus Callianassa brocchii Callianassa burckhardti Callianassa burlesonensis Callianassa calaritana Callianassa canavarii Callianassa chalmasii Callianassa chanabadica Callianassa cheyennensis Callianassa clallamensis Callianassa clarki Callianassa congolae Callianassa conradi Callianassa cowlitzensis Callianassa crassa Callianassa crassa Callianassa craterifera Callianassa creagrachir Callianassa cretacea Callianassa danai Callianassa delta Callianassa depressiva Callianassa desmarestiana Callianassa edwardsi Callianassa elegans Callianassa elongata Callianassa epsilon Callianassa erecta Callianassa espichelsnsis Callianassa eta Callianassa ferox Callianassa floriana Callianassa floridana Callianassa fortis Callianassa fraasi Callianassa frangens Callianassa fresnoensis Callianassa gamma Callianassa gigantea Callianassa glabra Callianassa hayanoi Callianassa heberti Callianassa hilli Callianassa hulli Callianassa incerta Callianassa infracretacea Callianassa inglisestris Callianassa inornata Callianassa isikariensis Callianassa jahringensis Callianassa jamaicensis Callianassa kerepesiensis Callianassa kewana Callianassa knapptonensis Callianassa kraussei Callianassa kraussi Callianassa lacunosa Callianassa latidigita Callianassa latidigitata Callianassa ledae Callianassa longa Callianassa longimana Callianassa lusitanica Callianassa macrodactylus Callianassa magna Callianassa masanorii Callianassa massarandubae Callianassa matsoni Callianassa maxima Callianassa megachir Callianassa menziesi Callianassa meridionalis Callianassa michelotti Callianassa minor Callianassa moinensis Callianassa mokkatamensis Callianassa mortoni Callianassa mottai Callianassa munieri Callianassa neocomiensis Callianassa nilotica Callianassa nishikawai Callianassa norica Callianassa nuda Callianassa oktibbehana Callianassa oregonensis Callianassa orientalis Callianassa oroszyi Callianassa orthodactylus Callianassa ovalis Callianassa panamensis Callianassa parinasensis Callianassa parisiensis Callianassa pedemontana Callianassa pellucida Callianassa peruviana Callianassa pilsbryi Callianassa porterensis Callianassa primaeva Callianassa prisca Callianassa pseudofraasi Callianassa pseudonilotica Callianassa pseudorakosiensis Callianassa pugnax Callianassa pustulata Callianassa quadracuta Callianassa quadrata Callianassa rakosiensis Callianassa rapax Callianassa rovasendae Callianassa roztoczensis Callianassa sakakuraorum Callianassa seefriedi Callianassa shikamai Callianassa simplex Callianassa sismondai Callianassa songoensis Callianassa spinosa Callianassa spinulosa Callianassa stephensi Callianassa stimpsoni Callianassa stridens Callianassa subplana Callianassa subspinosa Callianassa subterranea Callianassa subterraneus Callianassa suffolkensis Callianassa szobensis Callianassa taiwanica Callianassa tanakai Callianassa tayamai Callianassa tenuis Callianassa tepetatensis Callianassa theta Callianassa transversoplicata Callianassa trechmanni Callianassa turkestanica Callianassa twinensis Callianassa ulrichi Callianassa umpquaensis Callianassa uncifera Callianassa urgoneensis Callianassa valida Callianassa velox Callianassa vidali Callianassa vorax Callianassa waikurana Callianassa wechesensis Callianassa whiteavesi Callianassa yagii Callianassa yatsuoensis Callianassa zeta

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Type: Cancer (Astacus) subterraneus

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Quaternary of the Bahamas (2 collections), South Africa (1), United States (3: California)

• Pliocene of Indonesia (1), Italy (1), Vanuatu (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of United States (5: North Carolina, Virginia)

• Neogene of Poland (1)

• Miocene of Angola (1), Costa Rica (1), the Dominican Republic (1), Hungary (1), Italy (1), Japan (22), Malta (1), Mexico (2), Morocco (1), New Zealand (2), Panama (5), Saudi Arabia (2), United States (3: Florida), Venezuela (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Oligocene of Anguilla (1), Hungary (1), India (1), Italy (1), Japan (3), United States (16: Mississippi, Oregon, Washington)

• Eocene to Pliocene of United States (1: California)

• Eocene of Angola (1), Antarctica (3), the Congo-Kinshasa (1), Egypt (5), India (1), Italy (1), Jamaica (2), Japan (1), Libya (1), Mexico (3), Peru (2), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (30: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Mississippi, Oregon, Texas, Washington)

• Paleocene of Argentina (3), Nigeria (1), United States (11: Alabama, Arkansas, New Jersey)

• Paleogene of Mexico (2)

• Cretaceous of Antarctica (7), Argentina (8), Austria (1), Canada (1: British Columbia), Chile (1), France (4), Germany (1), Japan (1), Lebanon (1), Mexico (3), Mozambique (1), New Zealand (2), Peru (1), United States (25: Alabama, Alaska, California, Delaware, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Mexico, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas)

• Jurassic of France (1), Luxembourg (1)

Total: 213 collections including 248 occurrences

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