Dromiopsis Reuss 1858 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Dromiidae

Parent taxon: Dromiinae according to C. E. Schweitzer et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Conchoecetes, Cryptodromia, Dromia, Dromidia, Dynomene, Epigodromia, Kerepesia, Lauridromia, Petalomera, Pseudodromilites, Takedromia

Subtaxa: Dromiopsis americana Dromiopsis depressa Dromiopsis elegans Dromiopsis gigas Dromiopsis granulata Dromiopsis humerosus Dromiopsis laevior Dromiopsis mosae Dromiopsis paucigranosa Dromiopsis praelaevior Dromiopsis pulchella Dromiopsis rugosus Dromiopsis ubaghsi

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Type: Dromiopsis rugosus

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Italy (1 collection), United States (1: Texas)

• Paleocene of Denmark (1), Sweden (1), United States (4: Alabama, New Jersey)

• Cretaceous of Denmark (1), Germany (1), the Netherlands (2)

Total: 12 collections including 19 occurrences

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