Calappilia scopuli Quayle and Collins 1981 (box crab)

Malacostraca - Decapoda - Calappidae

Full reference: W. J. Quayle and J. S. H. Collins. 1981. New Eocene Crabs from the Hampshire Basin. Palaeontology 24(4):733-758

Belongs to Calappilia according to B. T. Rumsey et al. 2016

See also Beschin et al. 2009, Busulini et al. 2014, Quayle and Collins 1981 and Via 1991

Sister taxa: Calappilia bohmi, Calappilia bonairensis, Calappilia borneoensis, Calappilia brooksi, Calappilia calculosa, Calappilia chilensis, Calappilia circularis, Calappilia dacica, Calappilia diglypta, Calappilia gableorum, Calappilia gemmata, Calappilia gorodiskii, Calappilia granulosa, Calappilia hondoensis, Calappilia incisa, Calappilia lyrata, Calappilia mainii, Calappilia matzkei, Calappilia maxwelli, Calappilia minuta, Calappilia ocalanus, Calappilia perlata, Calappilia perreaulti, Calappilia sexdentata, Calappilia sitzi, Calappilia subovata, Calappilia tridentata, Calappilia verrucosa, Calappilia vicetina

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Italy (1 collection), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (3)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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