Zygastrocarcinus Bishop 1983 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Homolidae

Parent taxon: Homolidae according to R. M. Feldmann et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Antarctomithrax, Dagnaudus, Doerflesia, Eohomola, Gastrodorus, Homola, Homolochunia, Homologenus, Homolomannia, Homolopsis, Hoplitocarcinus, Lamoha, Latheticocarcinus, Latreillopsis, Lignihomola, Londinimola, Metahomola, Moloha, Paromola, Paromolopsis, Prohomola, Yaldwynopsis

Subtaxa: Zygastrocarcinus cardsmithi Zygastrocarcinus griesi Zygastrocarcinus mendryki Zygastrocarcinus waagei

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Type: Zygastrocarcinus griesi

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (2: Montana, Wyoming collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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