Sepkoski considered Palaega a synonym of Bathynomus. Palaega is extinct (according to WoRMS), but Bathynomus is extant (and considered a valid, separate genus from Paleaga).
See also Sepkoski 2002
Ecology: epifaunal omnivore
• Pliocene of New Zealand (1 collection)
• Paleocene of Denmark (1)
Total: 21 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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