Ocypode Weber 1795 (ghost crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Ocypodidae

Parent taxon: Ocypodinae according to C. E. Schweitzer et al. 2010

See also Casadio et al. 2005 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Ocypode africana Ocypode albicans Ocypode cursor Ocypode italica Ocypode quadrata Ocypode vericoncava

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Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection), Panama (1), United States (4: Florida, Virginia)

• Pliocene of Italy (1)

• Miocene of Argentina (1), United States (1: Florida)

Total: 9 collections including 11 occurrences

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