Bushy Creek Decapods (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: Grayson County, Texas (33.0° N, 96.0° W: paleocoordinates 36.2° N, 65.2° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Lewisville Member (Woodbine Formation), Late/Upper Cretaceous (100.5 - 66.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, fine-grained, ferruginous, red, sandy sandstone

• also some mention of ocher- yellow limonite

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: surface (float)

Primary reference: H. B. Stenzel. 1952. Larger Invertebrate Fossils of the Woodbine Formation (Cenomanian) of Texas. Geological Society of America Special Paper 212-242 [C. Schweitzer/L. Baltzly]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135101: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Lerin Baltzly on 21.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Decapoda -
Woodbinax texanus Stenzel 1952 crab