Vanua Rathbun 1945 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda

Full reference: M. J. Rathbun. 1945. Decapod Crustacea. Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Bulletin 181 373-383

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aulacopodia, Brome, Cardirhynchus, Daragrapsus, Daranyia, Eurycarpus, Gecarcinidae, Glyptodynomene, Glyptograpsidae, Grapsidae, Grapsus, Liocaris, Lupeites, Paradosilissopsa, Plagusiidae, Psammograpsus, Pseudodaranyia, Pseudomicippella, Roemerus, Sesarmidae, Tiche, Varunidae, Wulaicarcinus, Xenograpsidae

Subtaxa: Vanua linearius

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Type: Vanua linearius

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Fiji (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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