Lobocarcinus pustulosus Feldmann and Fordyce 1996 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Cancridae

Full reference: R. M. Feldmann and R. E. Fordyce. 1996. A new cancrid crab from New Zealand . New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 39:509-513

Belongs to Lobocarcinus according to R. Feldmann and Fordyce 1996

Sister taxa: Lobocarcinus aegypticus, Lobocarcinus catalaunicus, Lobocarcinus indicus, Lobocarcinus lumacopius, Lobocarcinus paulinowuettemburgensis, Lobocarcinus paulinowurtembergensis, Lobocarcinus pentanodosus, Lobocarcinus santosi, Lobocarcinus sismondai

Type specimen: OU41147, a shell. Its type locality is I43/f112, which is in an Altonian marine limestone in the Caversham Sandstone Formation of New Zealand.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at I43/f112

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