Contributions to Zoology, 67 (4) 237-256 (1998)

The Dakoticancridae (Decapoda, Brachyura) from the Late Cretaceous of North America and Mexico

G. A. Bishop , R. M. Feldmann , F. Vega

Georgia Southern University, Department of Geology and Geography , Statesboro, Georgia 30460, U.S.A.

Kent State University, Department of Geology , Kent, Ohio 44242, U.S.A.

Instituto de Geologia, UNAM, Ciudad Universitaria , Coyoacan, México, D.F. 04510, México

Keywords: Dakoticancridae, Brachyura, paleobiology, paleobiogeography, Late Cretaceaous, North America, Mexico, taxonomy, cladistics.