Glyphea damesi Garassino 2001 (decapod)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Glypheidae

Full reference: A. Garassino. 2001. New decapod crustaceans from the Cenomanian (Upper Cretaceous) of Lebanon. Atti della Societa Italiana di Scienze Naturalie del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Milano 141(2):237-250

Belongs to Glyphea according to A. Garassino 2001

Sister taxa: Glyphea alexandri, Glyphea ambigua, Glyphea arborinsularis, Glyphea australensis, Glyphea bathonica, Glyphea bicarinata, Glyphea bohemica, Glyphea calloviensis, Glyphea carinata, Glyphea carolinensis, Glyphea carteri, Glyphea christeyi, Glyphea couloni, Glyphea crassa, Glyphea cretacea, Glyphea eureka, Glyphea ferruginea, Glyphea foresti, Glyphea garasbaaensis, Glyphea georgianus, Glyphea gussmanni, Glyphea hennigi, Glyphea jeletzkyi, Glyphea jurensis, Glyphea liasina, Glyphea lyrica, Glyphea macromuscula, Glyphea magnevillii, Glyphea mazetieri, Glyphea meyeri, Glyphea michelae, Glyphea micheleae, Glyphea muensteri, Glyphea munsteri, Glyphea neocomiensis, Glyphea oculata, Glyphea prestwichi, Glyphea pseudoscylarus, Glyphea pseudoscyllarus, Glyphea regleyana, Glyphea reticulata, Glyphea riazi, Glyphea rigoi, Glyphea robusta, Glyphea rosenkrantzi, Glyphea rostrata, Glyphea serratosai, Glyphea solitaria, Glyphea spinulosa, Glyphea stilwelli, Glyphea stiwelli, Glyphea stokesi, Glyphea tantalus, Glyphea tomesi, Glyphea tonelloi, Glyphea tricarinata, Glyphea udressieri, Glyphea vectensis, Glyphea viohli, Glyphea willetti, Glyphea yoshiakii

Type specimen: MSNM 125122. Its type locality is Hakel and Hadjula outcrops, which is in a Cretaceous marine limestone in Lebanon.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Lebanon (1 collection), Morocco (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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