Acanthocarpus Stimpson 1870 (box crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Calappidae

Parent taxon: Calappidae according to C. E. Schweitzer et al. 2010

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Calappa, Calappella, Calappilia, Calappinae, Cryptosoma, Cycloes, Lambrus, Matutinae, Mursia, Mursilata, Mursilia, Mursiopsis, Paracyclois, Stenodromia, Tutus

Subtaxa: Acanthocarpus obscurus

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Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Brazil (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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