Family Hypothalassiidae Karasawa and Schweitzer 2006 (crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Hypothalassiidae

Full reference: H. Karasawa and C. E. Schweitzer. 2006. A new classification of the Xanthoidea sensu lato (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura) based on phylogenetic analysis and traditional systematics and evaluation of all fossil Xanthoidea sensu lato. Contributions to Zoology 75(1/2):23-72

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

Sister taxa: Eriphiidae, Oziidae, Platyxanthidae, Pseudoziidae

Subtaxa: Lathahypossia

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Ecology: carnivore

Distribution: found only at Cava Main di Arzignano (Museo Civico G. Zannato collection) (Eocene of Italy)

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