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Coleia uzume Karasawa et al. 2003 (decapod)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Coleiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 218348

Full reference: H. Karasawa, F. Takahashi, E. Doi and H. Ishida. 2003. First notice of the family Coleiidae Van Straelen (Crustacea: Decapoda: Eryonoidea) from the upper Triassic of Japan. Paleontological Research 7:357-362

Belongs to Coleia according to H. Karasawa et al. 2003

Sister taxa: Coleia barrovensis, Coleia boboi, Coleia bredonensis, Coleia brodiei, Coleia edwardsi, Coleia incerta, Coleia longipes, Coleia martinlutheri, Coleia mediterranea, Coleia morierei, Coleia pinnai, Coleia popeyei, Coleia sibirica, Coleia sinuata, Coleia tenuichelis, Coleia viallii

Type specimen: MMHF-00039, a carapace. Its type locality is Tsubuta MN-1, Sanyo-cho, Yamaguchi Prefecture, which is in a Julian marine shale in the Nakatsuka Formation of Japan.

Ecology: carnivore