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Tumidocarcinus Glaessner 1960 (crab)

Crustacea - Decapoda - Tumidocarcinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 22743

Full reference: M. F. Glaessner. 1960. The fossil decapod Crustacea of New Zealand and the evolution of the Order Decapoda. New Zealand Geological Survey Paleontological Bulletin 31:1-79

Parent taxon: Tumidocarcinidae according to C. E. Schweitzer 2005

Sister taxa: Agostella, Baricarcinus, Cyclocorystes, Dynomenopsis, Lobonotus, Nitotacarcinus, Paratumidocarcinus, Paronacarcinus, Pulalius, Styracocarcinus, Titanocarcinus, Xanthilites

Subtaxa: Tumidocarcinus dentatus, Tumidocarcinus foersteri, Tumidocarcinus giganteus, Tumidocarcinus tumidus, Tumidocarcinus victoriensis

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Ecology: carnivore