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Amydrocarcinus Schweitzer et al. 2002 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Goneplacidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 63311

Full reference: C. E. Schweitzer, R. M. Feldmann, G. Gonzales-Barba and F. J. Vega. 2002. New crabs from the Eocene and Oligocene of Baja California Sur, Mexico and an assessment of the evolutionary and paleobiogeographic implications of Mexican fossil decapods. Journal of Paleontology 76(6):1-43

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

Sister taxa: Carcinoplax, Goneplacinae, Gonoplax, Icriocarcinus, Kowaicarcinus, Magyarcarcinus, Ommatocarcinus, Psopheticus

Subtaxa: Amydrocarcinus dantei

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Type: Amydrocarcinus dantei

Ecology: carnivore