Dardanus arrosor Herbst 1796 (hermit crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Paguridae

Alternative combination: Cancer arrosor

Full reference: J. F. W. Herbst. 1796. Versuch einer Naturgeschichte der Krabben und Krebse nebst einer systematischen Beschreibung ihrer verschiedenen Arten, Zweiter Band, Heft 6 163-225

Belongs to Dardanus according to C. E. Schweitzer et al. 2010

See also Herbst 1796

Sister taxa: Dardanus arnoldi, Dardanus australis, Dardanus biordines, Dardanus crassimanus, Dardanus curtimanus, Dardanus deformis, Dardanus gemmatus, Dardanus helleri, Dardanus hungaricus, Dardanus impressus, Dardanus lauensis, Dardanus mediterraneus, Dardanus megistos, Dardanus mexicanus, Dardanus muelleri, Dardanus pedunculatus, Dardanus setifer, Dardanus squamatus, Dardanus substriatus

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection)

• Miocene of Fiji (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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