Animalia > Arthropoda > Malacostraca > Decapoda > Eocarcinidae > Eocarcinus


Wikipedia Abstract

Eocarcinus praecursor is a Jurassic species of decapod crustacean, sufficiently distinct from its relatives to be placed in its own family (Eocarcinidae). Once considered the oldest true crab, it is now considered to be an early member of the Anomura.
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External References

Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2022). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2023-06-13; License: CC BY 4.0