Cancer fissus Rathbun 1908 (lobster)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Cancridae

Full reference: M. J. Rathbun. 1908. Descriptions of Fossil Crabs from California. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 35:341-349

Belongs to Cancer according to C. E. Schweitzer and R. M. Feldmann 2002

See also Rathbun 1908 and Rathbun 1926

Sister taxa: Cancer (Cancer), Cancer allisoni, Cancer amphioetus, Cancer anthonyi, Cancer bainbridgensis, Cancer bellianus, Cancer boeckhi, Cancer borealis, Cancer branneri, Cancer brewerii, Cancer burtini, Cancer carniolica, Cancer cassivelaunus, Cancer chaneyi, Cancer coosensis, Cancer davidi, Cancer durhami, Cancer fujinaensis, Cancer gabbi, Cancer garthi, Cancer gracilis, Cancer granti, Cancer illyricus, Cancer irroratus, Cancer johngarthi, Cancer jordani, Cancer macrocheilus, Cancer maculatus, Cancer magister, Cancer marri, Cancer meticurensis, Cancer modestus, Cancer pagurus, Cancer parvidens, Cancer pelagicus, Cancer porteri, Cancer proavitus, Cancer productus, Cancer punctulatus, Cancer quadrilobatus, Cancer raninus, Cancer reversus, Cancer santosi, Cancer solitarius, Cancer spinosus, Cancer strigosus, Cancer styriacus, Cancer subterraea, Cancer tomowoi, Cancer vancalsteri, Cancer villabersiani, Cancer whitfieldi, Cancer yanceyi

Type specimen: USNM 165477

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Pliocene of United States (2: California collections)

• Miocene of United States (1: California)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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