Bolsa Point (1 mi N of Pigeon Point) (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: San Mateo County, California (37.2° N, 122.4° W: paleocoordinates 42.2° N, 88.7° W)

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

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Ralph Arnold; reposited in the USNM

• Holotype, adult female (Cat. No. 31069); paratypes, one immature female, one male.

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: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 138982: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 06.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Retroplumidae
Archaeopus antennatus Rathbun 1908 crab