Grapsus Stimpson 1862 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda

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

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

Subtaxa: Grapsus altrfrons Grapsus maculatus

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Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Mexico (1 collection), United States (2: Florida, Virgin Islands)

• Paleogene of Italy (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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