Neuse River, 34 2/3 mi above New Bern (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: Craven County, N. Carolina (35.2° N, 77.6° W: paleocoordinates 33.9° N, 46.5° W)

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

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Reposited in the USNM

• U.S. National Museum, type, Cat. No. 31899 (E. americanum);

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 135758: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 07.11.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Erymidae
Eryma americanum Rathbun 1923 decapod
= Eryma americana
Eryma americana Rathbun 1923 decapod