Jakobsenius Schweitzer 2005 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Palaeoxanthopsidae

Full reference: C. E. Schweitzer. 2005. The genus Xanthilites Bell, 1858 and a new xanthoid family (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Xanthoidea): new hypotheses on the origin of the Xanthoidea MacLeay, 1838. Journal of Paleontology 79(2):277-295

Parent taxon: Palaeoxanthopsidae according to H. Karasawa and C. E. Schweitzer 2006

See also Schweitzer 2005

Sister taxa: Lobulata, Palaeoxantho, Palaeoxanthopsis, Paraverrucoides, Remia, Rocacarcinus, Verrucoides

Subtaxa: Jakobsenius cretacea Jakobsenius cretaceous

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Type: Jakobsenius cretaceous

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Jakobsenius in the database

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