Herbstia exserta Collins and Morris 1976 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Epialtidae

Locality information indeterminate. Information provided states: Pliocene Coral Rock 30m- 5m (100 ft) level; Gibbons, Barbados

Full reference: J. S. H. Collins and S. F. Morris. 1976. Tertiary and Pleistocene crabs from Barbados and Trinidad. Palaeontology 19(1):107-131

Belongs to Herbstia according to J. S. H. Collins and S. F. Morris 1976

See also Luque et al. 2017

Sister taxon: Herbstia melitense

Type specimen: BMNH In. 61199. Its type locality is Gibbons, 30.5 m elevation, which is in a Pleistocene reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Coral Rock Formation of Barbados.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Gibbons, 30.5 m elevation

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