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Decapods from the Boom Clay (Rupelian, Oligocene) in Belgium
Verheyden, T. (2002). Decapods from the Boom Clay (Rupelian, Oligocene) in Belgium. Bull. Kon. Belg. Inst. Natuurwet. Aardwet. = Bull. - Inst. r. sci. nat. Belg., Sci. Terre 72: 171-191
In: Bulletin van het Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen. Aardwetenschappen = Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique. Sciences de la Terre. KBIN: Brussel. ISSN 0374-6291, more
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    Decapoda, Taxonomy, Oligocene, Belgium

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  • Verheyden, T.

    Two decapod taxa Coeloma (Paracoeloma) rupeliense and Homarus percyi from the Belgian Rupelian (middle Oligocene) strata are redescribed and discussed. For Coeloma (Paracoeloma) rupeliense only male specimens are known from these strata. For Homarus percyi only heterochelate chelipeds are found; the crushing claw can be left or right depending on ontogenetical coincidence.

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