Palinurus Weber 1795 (spiny lobster)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Palinuridae

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

See also Vega et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Archaeocarabus, Archaeopalinurus, Astacodes, Jasus, Justitia, Linuparus, Palaeopalinurus, Palinurina, Panulirus, Phalangites, Projasus, Puerulus, Rugafarius, Yunnanopalinura

Subtaxa: Palinurus elephas Palinurus palaciosi

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Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Paleogene of Italy (1 collection)

• Cretaceous of Italy (1), Lebanon (1), Mexico (3)

Total: 6 collections including 7 occurrences

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