Persephona invalida Rathbun 1929 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Leucosiidae

Full reference: M. J. Rathbun. 1929. New Species of Fossil Decapod Crustaceans from California. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences 19(21):469-472

Belongs to Persephona according to M. J. Rathbun 1929

Sister taxa: Persephona bigranulata, Persephona enigmatica, Persephona manningi, Persephona mediterranea, Persephona niemeyeri, Persephona prepunctata, Persephona punctata, Persephona punctatus, Persephona rodesae

Type specimen: Its type locality is San Diego, Pliocene, which is in a Pliocene marine horizon in California

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at San Diego, Pliocene

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