Persephona prepunctata Rathbun 1919 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Leucosiidae

Full reference: M. J. Rathbun. 1919. West Indian Tertiary Decapod Crustaceans. Contributions to the Geology and Paleontology of the West Indies 159-184

Belongs to Persephona according to M. J. Rathbun 1919

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

Type specimen: Its type locality is Yaqui Valley at Cercado de Mao, which is in a Miocene marine horizon in the Dominican Republic

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Yaqui Valley at Cercado de Mao

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