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Raniliformis Jagt et al. 1993 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Raninidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 22688

Full reference: J. W. M. Jagt, J. S. H. Collins, R. H. B. Fraaye. 1993. A New Early Paleocene Genus of Raninid Crab (Crustacea, Decapoda) from Denmark, Southern Sweden and the Netherlands. Contributions to Tertiary and Quaternary Geology 30(3-4):177-182

Parent taxon: Notopodinae according to C. E. Schweitzer et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Cosmonotus, Erroranilia, Eumorphocorystes, Lianira, Lovarina, Notopus, Ponotus, Ranidina, Ranilia, Umalia

Subtaxa: Raniliformis baltica, Raniliformis bellini, Raniliformis chevrona, Raniliformis eocaenica, Raniliformis occlusa, Raniliformis ornata, Raniliformis prebaltica, Raniliformis rugosa

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Type: Raniliformis baltica

Ecology: carnivore