Title

A New Species of Crab (Brachyura: Etyidae) from the Late Albian of Germany

Publication Title

Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie – Abhandlungen

Publication Date

3-2013

Document Type

Article

DOI

10.1127/0077-7749/2013/0314

Keywords

Decapoda, Brachyura, Etyidae, Albian, Germany

Disciplines

Earth Sciences | Geology

Abstract

Discovery of a single specimen of brachyurous decapod crustacean in late Albian gray claystone extracted from the Hannover-Lahe core, Germany, permits description of a new species of Etyidae Etyus makrochele. The discovery extends the geographic range of the genus into the Lower Saxony Basin in north-west Germany.


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