Sandy shales in sea cliffs 1 to 2 mi S of Eagle Creek, Port Discovery (Oligocene of the United States)

Where: Clallam County, Washington (48.0° N, 122.9° W: paleocoordinates 47.6° N, 113.2° W)

When: Oligocene (33.9 - 23.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; sandy shale

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: 2 specimens, Stanford University (N. Pac. 152)

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 139186: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 09.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Xanthidae
Pilodius vulgaris Glaessner 1928 stone crab