Pithonoton cardwelli Armstrong et al. 2009 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Goniodromitidae

Full reference: A. Armstrong, T. Nyborg, G. A. Bishop Ossó-Morales and F. J. Vega. 2009. Decapod crustaceans from the Paleocene of Central Texas, USA. Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geológicas 26(3):745-763

Belongs to Pithonoton according to A. Armstrong et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Pithonoton angustum, Pithonoton bourgeati, Pithonoton campichei, Pithonoton hypocritum, Pithonoton incisum, Pithonoton iyonofutanajima, Pithonoton laevimarginatum, Pithonoton lluismariaorum, Pithonoton marginatum, Pithonoton moutieri, Pithonoton obtusum, Pithonoton rotundum, Pithonoton rusticum, Pithonoton serratum, Pithonoton simplex, Prosopon (Pithonoton) gibbosum, Prosopon (Pithonoton) quadratum

Type specimen: NPL31155. Its type locality is Quarry west of Mexia, which is in a Danian marine claystone in the Wills Point Formation of Texas.

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore

Distribution: found only at Quarry west of Mexia

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