Astacodes falcifer Bell 1863 (spiny lobster)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Palinuridae

Full reference: T. Bell. 1863. A Monograph of the Fossil Malacostracous Crustacea, Part II. Crustacea of the Gault and Greensand. Palaeontographical Society Monograph 14(63):1-40

Belongs to Astacodes according to T. Bell 1863

Sister taxa: Astacodes davisi, Astacodes kamptneri, Astacodes maxwelli, Astacodes strambergensis, Astacodes woodwardi

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Heisterholz, near Petershagen, Nordrhein-Westfalen (Cretaceous of Germany)

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