Black coarse nodules (Cretaceous of Canada)

Where: British Columbia, Canada (53.0° N, 131.0° W: paleocoordinates 49.8° N, 84.2° W)

When: Cretaceous (145.0 - 66.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; coarse-grained, black slate and volcaniclastic

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: H. Woodward. 1895. On some decapod crustacea from the cretaceous formation of Vancouver's Island, etc. [C. Schweitzer/E. Johnson]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 134731: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Evaline Johnson on 14.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Decapoda - Callianassidae
"Callianassa whiteavesii" = Calliax whiteavesi
"Callianassa whiteavesii" = Calliax whiteavesi Woodward 1896 decapod
 Decapoda - Homolodromiidae
"Homolopsis richardsoni" = Rhinodromia richardsoni
"Homolopsis richardsoni" = Rhinodromia richardsoni Woodward 1896 crab