Persephona punctata Linnaeus 1758 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Leucosiidae

Belongs to Persephona according to J. S. H. Collins and S. F. Morris 1976

See also Schweitzer et al. 2010 and Todd and Collins 2005

Sister taxa: Persephona bigranulata, Persephona enigmatica, Persephona invalida, Persephona manningi, Persephona mediterranea, Persephona niemeyeri, Persephona prepunctata, Persephona punctatus, Persephona rodesae

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (4: Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina collections)

• Miocene to Pliocene of United States (6: North Carolina, Virginia)

• Miocene of Trinidad and Tobago (1), United States (1: South Carolina)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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