Long wharf, Santa Monica (Pleistocene to of the United States)

Where: California (34.0° N, 118.5° W: paleocoordinates 34.0° N, 118.2° W)

When: Pleistocene to Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

• One immovable finger of young specimen (L. crispatus); 2 arms (R. ornata);

Collected by F.C. Clark; reposited in the USNM

• R. ornata (Cat. No. 353344, USNM)

Primary reference: M. J. Rathbun. 1926. The Fossil Stalk-Eyed Crustacea of the Pacific Slope of North America. Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum [C. Schweitzer/S. Yost/S. Yost]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 138821: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 29.01.2013

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Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda -
Loxorhynchus crispatus Stimpson 1857 decapod
 Decapoda - Leucosiidae
Randallia ornata Randall 1839 crab