Cretaceous-Period Crab Had Remarkable Visual System

An extinct species of brachyuran crab called Callichimaera perplexa was a highly visual predator inhabiting well-lit environments, according to new research led by Yale University paleontologists. Callichimaera perplexa lived approximately 95 million years ago during the mid-Cretaceous period. First described in 2019, its fossilized remains were found in Boyacá…

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