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Mithracia Bell 1858 (spider crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Majidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 22553

Full reference: T. Bell. 1858. A Monograph of the Fossil Malacostracous Crustacea of Great Britain, Part I. Crustacea of the London Clay. Palaeontographical Society Monograph 10:1-44

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

Sister taxa: Micromaia, Pisomaja

Subtaxa: Mithracia hollandi, Mithracia libinioides, Mithracia margaritifera, Mithracia oppioni, Mithracia soavensis

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Type: Mithracia libinioides

Ecology: carnivore