Xantho Leach 1804 (stone crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Xanthidae

Parent taxon: Xanthidae according to R. P. Tiwari et al. 1997

See also Schweitzer et al. 2010 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Actaeinae, Bernuffius, Chlorodiella, Chlorodiellinae, Cyclocorystes, Cymoinae, Etisinae, Euxanthinae, Haydnella, Kraussiinae, Liomerinae, Nogarolia, Polydectinae, Sculptoplax, Speocarcininae, Xandaros, Xanthinae, Zalasiinae, Zosiminae

Subtaxa: Xantho acutispinis Xantho agassizi Xantho edwardsi Xantho hydrophilus Xantho lovisatoi Xantho moldavicus Xantho vitiensis

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Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Mexico (1 collection), Panama (1), United States (2: Califormia, Washington)

• Pliocene of Fiji (2)

• Neogene of Poland (1)

• Miocene of Hungary (1), India (2), Malta (2), Ukraine (1)

• Oligocene of Italy (1)

• Eocene of Germany (1), Italy (1)

• Cretaceous of France (1)

Total: 17 collections including 19 occurrences

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