Munida Leach 1820 (decapod)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Galatheidae

Parent taxon: Galatheinae according to G. A. Bishop 1985

See also Casadio et al. 2004, Schweitzer et al. 2010 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Eomunidopsis, Galathea, Palaeomunida, Paragalathea, Protomunida

Subtaxa: Munida asprosoma Munida casadioi Munida chydaea Munida deangelii Munida endeavourae Munida gregaria Munida haswelli Munida isos Munida kapala Munida konara Munida nishioi Munida ogaensis Munida primaeva Munida quadroblonga Munida rogeri Munida rubridigitalis Munida spinicruris

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Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection)

• Miocene of Argentina (1), Denmark (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Argentina (1)

• Eocene of Argentina (1)

• Cretaceous of Denmark (1)

Total: 6 collections including 15 occurrences

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