Kern County, CA (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Kern County, California (35.5° N, 118.9° W: paleocoordinates 35.4° N, 114.0° W)

When: Miocene (23.0 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, gypsiferous, yellow, calcareous shale

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 134951: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 19.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Parthenopidae
Branchiolambrus altus Rathbun 1908 crab