Dardanus mexicanus Vega et al. 2001 (hermit crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Paguridae

Belongs to Dardanus according to F. J. Vega et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Dardanus arnoldi, Dardanus arrosor, 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 muelleri, Dardanus pedunculatus, Dardanus setifer, Dardanus squamatus, Dardanus substriatus

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Mexico (1 collection)

• Paleogene of Mexico (1)

• Cretaceous of Mexico (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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