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Cristipluma Bishop 1983 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Retroplumidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 22389

Full reference: G. A. Bishop. 1983. Fossil Decapod Crustacea from the Late Cretaceous Coon Creek Formation, Union County, Mississippi. Journal of Crustacean Biology 3(3):417-430

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

Sister taxa: Archaeopus, Costacopluma, Loerentheya, Loerenthoplumopsa, Ophthalmoplax, Retrocypoda, Retropluma

Subtaxa: Cristipluma mississippiensis

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Type: Cristipluma mississippiensis

Ecology: carnivore