MX, origin obscure (Oligocene to of Mexico)

Where: Mexico (23.6° N, 102.6° W: paleocoordinates 24.4° N, 98.8° W)

When: Oligocene to Oligocene (33.9 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. J. Rathbun. 1930. Fossil Decapod Crustaceans from Mexico. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 78:1-10 [C. Schweitzer/S. Yost]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135786: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 08.11.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Decapoda - Portunidae
Scylla costata Rathbun 1919 swimming crab