Newport, Yaquina Bay, Lincoln Co. (Oligocene of the United States)

Where: Lincoln County, Oregon (44.6° N, 124.0° W: paleocoordinates 44.2° N, 114.2° W)

When: Oligocene (33.9 - 23.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Chester W. Washburne, USGS (5423); reposited in the USNM

• Three specimens (one is holotype), Cat. No. 353396

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 139529: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 13.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Xanthidae
Pilodius vulgaris Glaessner 1928 stone crab