Sandstone beach at Bean Point, Bainbridge Island, Puget Sound (Oligocene of the United States)

Where: Washington (47.6° N, 122.5° W: paleocoordinates 47.3° N, 113.6° W)

When: Late/Upper Oligocene (28.4 - 23.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

• C. bainbridgensis (piece of a right movable finger [holotype] and of a right ? immovable finger [paratype])

Collection methods: Holotype in Stanford University (N. Pac. 205)

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 139655: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 15.02.2013, edited by Evaline Johnson

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Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Blepharipodidae
Lophomastix antiqua Schweitzer and Boyko 2000 decapod
 Decapoda - Cancridae
Cancer bainbridgensis Rathbun 1926 lobster