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Corallicarcinus Muller and Collins 1991 (crab)

Crustacea - Decapoda - Euryplacidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 225795

Full reference: P. Muller and J. S. H. Collins. 1991. Late Eocene Coral-Associated Decapods (Crustacea) From Hungary. Contributions to Tertiary and Quaternary Geology 28(2-3):47-92

Parent taxon: Euryplacidae according to C. Beschin et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Alponella, Chirinocarcinus, Chlinocephalus, Corallioplax, Eucrate, Euryplax, Orbitoplax, Palaeopsopheticus, Prealpiplax, Simonellia, Stoaplax, Viaplax

Subtaxa: Corallicarcinus planus, Corallicarcinus spinosus

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Type: Corallicarcinus spinosus

Ecology: carnivore