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Abyssophthalmus Schweitzer and Feldmann 2009 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Longodromitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 147678

Full reference: C. E. Schweitzer and R. M. Feldmann. 2009. Revision of the Prosopinae sensu Glaessner, 1969 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura) including four new families, four new genera, and five new species. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, Serie A 110:55-121

Parent taxon: Longodromitidae according to C. E. Schweitzer and R. M. Feldmann 2009

Sister taxa: Antarctiprosopon, Coelopus, Dioratiopus, Glaessnerella, Longodromites, Planoprosopon

Subtaxa: Abyssophthalmus bellaii, Abyssophthalmus hebes, Abyssophthalmus mainense, Abyssophthalmus mirus, Abyssophthalmus schultzi, Abyssophthalmus spinosus, Abyssophthalmus stotzingensis

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Type: Abyssophthalmus spinosus

Ecology: carnivore