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Mesoparapylocheles Fraaije et al. 2012 (hermit crab)

Crustacea - Decapoda - Parapylochelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 229031

Full reference: R. H. B. Fraaije, A. A. Klompmaker, and P. Artal. 2012. New species, genera and a family of hermit crabs (Crustacea, Anomura, Paguroidea) from a mid-Cretaceous reef of Navarra, northern Spain. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen 263(1):85-92

Parent taxon: Parapylochelidae according to R. H. B. Fraaije et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Diogenicheles, Masticacheles, Pilgrimcheles

Subtaxa: Mesoparapylocheles michaeljacksoni

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Type: Mesoparapylocheles michaeljacksoni

Ecology: carnivore