Salt Creek, 3 1/4 mi N-NE of Joaquin Rocks (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Fresno County, California (36.4° N, 120.4° W: paleocoordinates 37.1° N, 106.3° W)

When: Eocene (56.0 - 33.9 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

• O. weaveri (one carapace, holotype; Cat. No. 353351);

Collected by Robert Anderson in 1909; reposited in the 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: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 138985: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 06.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Euryplacidae
Orbitoplax weaveri Rathbun 1926 crab