Calappilia Milne Edwards 1873 (box crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Calappidae

Parent taxon: Calappidae according to R. M. Feldmann et al. 2019

See also Feldmann 1993, Feldmann et al. 1998, Feldmann and Keys 1992, Quayle and Collins 1981, Rathbun 1930, Rumsey et al. 2016, Schweitzer et al. 2006, Schweitzer et al. 2007, Sepkoski 2002, Stenzel 1934 and Vega et al. 2001

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

Subtaxa: Calappilia bohmi Calappilia bonairensis Calappilia borneoensis Calappilia brooksi Calappilia calculosa Calappilia chilensis Calappilia circularis Calappilia dacica Calappilia diglypta Calappilia gableorum Calappilia gemmata Calappilia gorodiskii Calappilia granulosa Calappilia hondoensis Calappilia incisa Calappilia lyrata Calappilia mainii Calappilia matzkei Calappilia maxwelli Calappilia minuta Calappilia ocalanus Calappilia perlata Calappilia perreaulti Calappilia scopuli Calappilia sexdentata Calappilia sitzi Calappilia subovata Calappilia tridentata Calappilia verrucosa Calappilia vicetina

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Type: Calappilia verrucosa

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Brazil (1 collection), Chile (1), New Zealand (1)

• Oligocene of Hungary (1), United States (6: Mississippi)

• Eocene to Oligocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Eocene of Italy (1), Mexico (7), the United Kingdom (3), United States (5: North Carolina, Texas)

• Paleocene of United States (1: New Jersey)

• Paleogene of Mexico (2)

Total: 30 collections including 31 occurrences

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