Cape Fear River near Hudler's Landing (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: N. Carolina (34.5° N, 78.3° W: paleocoordinates 33.4° N, 47.5° W)

When: Peedee Formation, Late/Upper Cretaceous (100.5 - 66.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: M. J. Rathbun. 1923. Decapod Crustaceans from the Upper Cretaceous of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological and Economic Survey 5:403-408 [C. Schweitzer/S. Yost/S. Yost]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135757: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 07.11.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Dakoticancridae
Avitelmessus indet. Rathbun 1923 crab
Avitelmessus grapsoideus Rathbun 1923 crab