NW side of Hornby Island (Cretaceous to of Canada)

Where: British Columbia, Canada (49.5° N, 124.7° W: paleocoordinates 56.3° N, 95.2° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Nanaimo Group, Santonian to Santonian (86.3 - 66.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: concretion

Collected by W. Harvey

• Repository: Royal British Columbia Museum

Primary reference: H. Woodward. 1896. On some Podophthalmatous Crustacea from the Cretaceous Formation of Vancouver and Queen Charlotte Islands. The Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 52:221-228 [C. Schweitzer/L. Baltzly]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139010: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 07.02.2013, edited by Matthew Clapham

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Raninidae
"Palaeocorystes harveyi n. sp." = Eucorystes harveyi
"Palaeocorystes harveyi n. sp." = Eucorystes harveyi Woodward 1896 crab
 Decapoda - Retroplumidae
"Plagiolophus vancouverensis" = Archaeopus vancouverensis
"Plagiolophus vancouverensis" = Archaeopus vancouverensis Woodward 1896 crab