Hepatus Latreille 1802 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Hepatidae

Parent taxon: Hepatidae according to J. A. Todd and J. S. H. Collins 2005

See also Schweitzer et al. 2010 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Hepatus biformis Hepatus bottomsi Hepatus chiliensis Hepatus guraboensis Hepatus lineatinus Hepatus lineatus Hepatus nodosus Hepatus praecox Hepatus princeps Hepatus spinimarginatus

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Type: Cancer princeps

Ecology: carnivore


• Quaternary of Jamaica (2 collections), Panama (1), United States (4: California, Pennslyvania, Texas)

• Miocene of Chile (1), Panama (3), Trinidad and Tobago (1)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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