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Meyeria harveyi Woodward 1866 (decapod)

Malacostraca - Decapoda

PaleoDB taxon number: 149126

Full reference: H. Woodward. 1866. On a New Crustacean (AEager Marderi, H.W.), from the Lias of Lyme Regis, Dorsetshire. The Geological Magazine 10-13

Belongs to Decapoda according to R. M. D. Feldmann et al. 1995

Sister taxa: Acanthinopus, Achelata, Alcmonacaris, Anaglyptus, Anomura, Archeosolenocera, Archithelphusa, Aspidogaster, Astacidea, Axiidea, Blaculla, Blepharipoda, Brachyura, Brachyuri, Buergerocaris, Calapa, Cambarus, Carcinocarcinus, Carcinoplacidae, Carpilodes, Charassocarcinus, Chiiengphoherus, Corellicarcinus, Cretachlorodus, Cyclodorippoida, Dalletastacus, Dendrobranchiata, Doratiopus, Erymastacus, Gampsurus, Gebia, Gebiidea, Geryon, Glabropilumus, Halice, Hecia, Hefriga, Hemiplax, Heterochelida, Heterocrypta, Hippidea, Homelys, Huhatanka, Imocaris, Ixoides, Kierionopsis, Klytia, Leiothorax, Lissopsis, Maioidea, Martinezicancer, Mascarananda, Mecochiria, Meyerella, Microcorystes, Mitrax, Neopilumnoplax, Nephropsidae, Noetlingia, Oedisoma, Olinaecaris, Oxythyreus, Palaeohomarus, Palaeopolycheles, Palaxius, Palinura, Parafavreina, Parapinnixa, Paratymolus, Parvocaris, Pinnacaris, Pleocyemata, Polyonyx, Prepaeduma, Protonecrocarcinus, Semiranina, Syphax, Tealliocaris, Tetrachelus, Thalassinidea, Thaumastoplax, Torynomma, Trachycarcinus, Triasiglyphea, Trichopaltarion, Varuna

Type specimen: Its type locality is Hornby Island (Harvey collection), which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian marine siliciclastic in the Spray Formation of Canada

Ecology: carnivore