Squilla Fabricius 1787 (mantis shrimp)

Malacostraca - Stomatopoda - Squillidae

Parent taxon: Squillidae according to H. W. Scott 1938

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Shako, Squillites

Subtaxa: Squilla kiowana Squilla laingae

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Ecology: epifaunal omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (2: Maryland collections)

• Miocene of United States (2: California)

• Eocene of Italy (1)

• Cretaceous of the United Kingdom (3), United States (5: Arizona, Kansas)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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