SE of Fresno County (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Fresno County, California (37.0° N, 119.2° W: paleocoordinates 36.9° N, 114.4° W)

When: Miocene (23.0 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, coarse-grained, gray, blue sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. J. Rathbun. 1908. Descriptions of Fossil Crabs from California. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 35:341-349 [C. Schweitzer/S. Yost/S. Yost]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 134950: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 19.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Cancridae
Cancer fissus Rathbun 1908 lobster
 Decapoda - Epialtidae
"Loxorhynchus grandis" = Loxorynchus
"Loxorhynchus grandis" = Loxorynchus crab