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Type and Figured Fossil Collection

Specimen Details

Lyreidus (Lysirude) hookeri n. sp de Haan, 1839

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NHM specimen number
BAS IN.2398

Type Status
Paratype

Higher Taxonomy
Kingdom Animalia 
Phylum Arthropoda 
Subphylum Crustacea 
Class Malacostraca 
Order Decapoda 
Infraorder Podotremata 
Superfamily Raninoidea 
Family Raninidae 
Subfamily Ranininae 
Life Life 

Chronostratigraphy
Eocene

Lithostratigraphy
No data available.

Locality
Wiman, Cape


Citations

  • Feldmann, R.M. (1992)
    The genus Lyreidus de Haan, 1839 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Raninidae): systematics and biogeography
    Journal of Paleontology, 66, No. 6, 943-957
    p. 953, fig.12.1

Note
The data provided on this page is taken from the most recent publication citing this specimen. Taxonomic names and geological ages are largely subjective and may have been assigned differently in previous publications.