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†class Dinocarida Collins 1996 (arthropod)

PaleoDB taxon number: 120986

Parent taxon: Euarthropoda according to D. E. G. Briggs et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Actaeus, Almenia, Arachnoidea, Aristocaris, Artiopoda, Blattina splendens, Bostrichopus, Bradoriida, Bundenbachiellus, Burgessia, Cambropachycope, Chelicerata, Cindarella, Clypecaris, Conchostraca, Conciliterga, Corcorania, Dalmaniopsis, Dicerocaris, Dongshanocaris, Douglasocaris, Duslia, Emeiella, Ercaia, Forfexicaris, Fuxianhuiida, Gaoqiaioella, Geracus, Geracus tubifer, Gigantopleurida, Goticaris, Guangweicarididae, Habelia, Hanburia, Helmetia, Henningsmoenicaris, Huangshandongia, Isoxys, Jianfengia, Jiucunella, Kablikia, Kleptothule, Kounicia, Kuamaia, Liantuoia, Longquania, Mandibulata, Marrella, Marrelomorpha, Martinssonia, Meristosomo, Merostomoidea, Molaria, Mollisonia, Motina, Myriapoda, Naptile, Nektaspida, Occacaris, Odaraia, Orstenocarida, Oxyuropoda, Pahvantia, Panlongia, Parapaleomerus, Paratrilobita, Parvancorinomorpha, Pauloterminus, Pectocaris, Pisinnocaris, Platicytes, Plenocaris, Poliochera pustulatus, Priscansermarinus, Protocarcinus, Protocaris, Pseudarthron, Pseudoarctolepis, Pseudoiulia, Pygmaclypeatus, Quasicaris, Rehbachiella, Retifacies, Rhombicalvaria, Saperion, Schizodiscus, Scorpionida, Serracaris, Shafferia, Shankouia, Sinoburius, Skaracarida, Skioldia, Squamacula, Tanglangia, Urokodia, Utahcaris, Walossekia, Xandarella, Proschizoramia, Radiodonta, Siberion, Jianshanopodia, Arachnomorpha, Hadranax, Megadictyon, Schinderhannes

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore