Acqualbona unity (Eocene of Italy)

Where: Livorno, Italy (43.6° N, 10.3° E: paleocoordinates 37.4° N, 8.4° E)

When: Eocene (56.0 - 33.9 Ma)

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; reef rocks

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: P. Muller. 1974. Decapoda (Crustacea) fauna a budapesti miocenbol(2). Foldtani Kozlony 104 [C. Schweitzer/E. Johnson]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 140154: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Evaline Johnson on 04.03.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Galatheidae
Galathea weinfurteri Bachmayer 1950 decapod
Bachmayer, 1950
 Decapoda - Callianassidae
Callianassa oroszyi Bachmayer 1954 decapod
(Bachmayer)
 Decapoda - Corystidae
? Micromithrax grippi crab
Muller, 1974
 Decapoda - Parthenopidae
Parthenope loczyi crab
Muller, 1974
Parthenope szaboi Muller 1974 crab
Muller, 1974
 Decapoda - Xanthidae
? Xantho incisus stone crab
n. ssp? Muller, 1974
 Decapoda - Pilumnidae
Pilumnus teledii crab
Muller, 1974
Pilumnus mediterraneus Lorenthey 1898 crab
(Lorenthey) 1898
 Decapoda - Macropipidae
Macropipus pygmaeus crab
Brocchi
Macropipus rakosensis crab
Lorenthey
 Decapoda - Pirimelidae
Trachypirimela radula crab
Muller, 1974
 Decapoda - Thiidae
Thia szoerenyiae crab
Muller, 1974
 Decapoda - Majidae
Micippa austriaca spider crab
(Bachmayer)
 Decapoda - Leucosiidae
Ebalia hungarica Muller 1974 crab
Muller
 Decapoda - Upogebiidae
Upogebia scabra Muller 1974 mud shrimp
Muller, 1974