Panama Canal Zone III (Miocene of Panama)

Where: Panama (8.5° N, 80.8° W: paleocoordinates 8.1° N, 79.0° W)

When: Gatun Formation, Miocene (23.0 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: M. J. Rathbun. 1918. Decapod Crustaceans from the Panama Region. Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum 123-184 [C. Schweitzer/S. Yost/S. Yost]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135458: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 26.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Decapoda - Callianassidae
"Callianassa vaughani" = Neocallichirus scotti Brown and Pilsbry 1913 decapod
Callianassa crassa Rathbun 1918 decapod
Callianassa hilli Rathbun 1918 decapod