Carpilius Desmarest 1823 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Carpiliidae

Parent taxon: Carpiliidae according to H. Karasawa and C. E. Schweitzer 2006

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Bryocarpilius, Eocarpilius, Holcocarcinus, Laticarpilius, Liopsalis, Ocalina, Palaeocarpilius, Paraocalina, Proxicarpilius

Subtaxa: Carpilius convexus Carpilius corallinus Carpilius lwangi Carpilius maculatus Carpilius petreus

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Type: Carpilius maculatus

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Barbados (1 collection), Jamaica (2)

• Neogene of Poland (1)

• Miocene of Malta (1), Panama (1)

• Eocene of Argentina (1), Italy (1)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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