This list of fossil arthropods described in 2012 is a list of new taxa of trilobites, fossil insects, crustaceans, arachnids and other fossil arthropods of every kind that have been described during the year 2012. The list only includes taxa at the level of genus or species. A...
Revision of Decapoda Deposited in The Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris
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Bulletin of the Mizunami Fossil Museum, Vol: 38, Page: 15-27
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- Porcellanidae; Callianassidae; Brachyura; Axiidea; Cretaceous; Earth Sciences; Geology; Physical Sciences and Mathematics
Examination of newly rediscovered types and reexamination of type material of Anomura, Axiidea, and Brachyura in The Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, resulted in two new genera, Cretacolana and Styracocarcinus. Protocallianassa Beurlen, 1930, and Mesostylus Bronn and Roemer, 1852, were determined to be distinct genera, and the composition of Protocallianassa thus needs to be reevaluated. Four new combinations resulted from the work.