Glyphea jeletzkyi Feldmann and McPherson 1980 (decapod)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Glypheidae

Full reference: R. M. Feldmann and C. B. McPherson. 1980. Fossil Decapod Crustaceans of Canada. Geological Survey of Canada Paper 79-16:1-20

Belongs to Glyphea according to R. M. Feldmann and C. B. McPherson 1980

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 damesi, Glyphea eureka, Glyphea ferruginea, Glyphea foresti, Glyphea garasbaaensis, Glyphea georgianus, Glyphea gussmanni, Glyphea hennigi, 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 tantalus, Glyphea tomesi, Glyphea tonelloi, Glyphea tricarinata, Glyphea udressieri, Glyphea vectensis, Glyphea viohli, Glyphea willetti, Glyphea yoshiakii

Type specimen: GSC 61412, a carapace

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution: found only at Upper and Lower Kem Kem Beds (Cretaceous of Morocco)

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