Acanthocarpus obscurus Rathbun 1918 (box crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Calappidae

Full reference: M. J. Rathbun. 1918. Decapod crustaceans from the Panama region. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 103:123-184

Belongs to Acanthocarpus according to J. Luque et al. 2017

Sister taxon: Acanthocarpus osborni

Type specimen: USNM 324225

Ecology: semi-infaunal carnivore


• Miocene of Brazil (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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