Mount Bonell Decapods (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: Travis County, Texas (30.0° N, 97.0° W: paleocoordinates 27.4° N, 57.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Walnut Formation (Fredericksburg Group), Middle Albian (109.0 - 105.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified, yellow, muddy, calcareous marl

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Ralph H. King and George Harris

Collection methods: surface (float)

Primary reference: H. B. Stenzel. 1945. Decapod Crustaceans from the Cretaceous of Texas. The University of Texas Publication (4401)401-477 [C. Schweitzer/L. Baltzly]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136102: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Lerin Baltzly on 18.11.2012

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Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Nephropidae
Homarus travisensis Stenzel 1945 clawed lobster