Cancer parvidens Collins and Fraaye 1991 (lobster)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Cancridae

Full reference: J. S. H. Collins and R. H. B. Fraaye. 1991. Cancer parvidens, A new crab (Crustacea, Decapoda) from the Miocene of the Netherlands. Contributions to Tertiary and Quaternary Geology 28(1):1-7

Belongs to Cancer according to J. S. H. Collins and R. H. B. Fraaye 1991

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 fissus, 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 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: MAB k.0025, a carapace. Its type locality is De Hoogdonk brickyard, which is in a Tortonian coastal sandstone in the Breda Formation of the Netherlands.

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of the Netherlands (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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