Xanthias miocenicus Collins et al. 2003 (stone crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Xanthidae

Full reference: J. S. H. Collins, C. Lee, and J. Noad. 2003. Miocene and Pleistocene Crabs (Crustacea, Decapoda) from Sabah and Sarawak. Journal of Systematic Palaentology 1:187-226

Belongs to Xanthias according to J. S. H. Collins et al. 2003

Sister taxa: Xanthias lenolensis, Xanthias maculatus, Xanthias similis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Locality 259, Airport road, Sandakan, which is in a Tortonian offshore siliciclastic in the Sandakan Formation of Malaysia

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Malaysia (13 collections)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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