Vaud, Suisse (Cretaceous of Swaziland)

Where: Sainte-Croix, Swaziland (47.0° N, 6.6° E: paleocoordinates 35.6° N, 10.2° E)

When: Cretaceous (145.0 - 66.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: V. Van Straelen. 1936. Crustaces Decapodes Nouveaux ou Peu Connus de l'epoque Cretacique. Bulletin du Musee royal d'Histoire naturelle de Belgique 12(45):1-45 [C. Schweitzer/E. Johnson/E. Johnson]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139704: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Evaline Johnson on 16.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Nephropidae
Homarus dentatus clawed lobster
A. Roemer
 Decapoda - Glypheidae
Glyphea carteri Bell 1863 decapod
Bell
 Decapoda - Mecochiridae
Mecochirus houdardi Van Straelen 1936 decapod
Van Straelen, 1936
Gymnolaemata
 Cheilostomata - Bryocryptellidae
Etyus martini Mantell 1844
Mantell