Animalia > Arthropoda > Malacostraca > Decapoda > Parapylochelidae > Mesoparapylocheles


Wikipedia Abstract

Mesoparapylocheles michaeljacksoni is an extinct hermit crab which existed during the Albian or Cenomanian of what is now Spain. It was described by René H.B. Fraaije, Adiël A. Klompmaker and Pedro Artal in 2012, and is the only species in the genus Mesoparapylocheles. It was named after the singer Michael Jackson.
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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