Rakos, near Pesth (Miocene of Hungary)

Where: Hungary (47.5° N, 19.2° E: paleocoordinates 47.0° N, 18.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Badenian (13.7 - 12.7 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Hebert, Munier-Chalmas in 1876

Primary reference: P. Brocchi. 1883. Notes sur les crustacés fossiles des terrains tertiaires de la Hongrie. Annales des Sciences Géologiques 14(2):1-8 [C. Schweitzer/E. Johnson/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139735: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Evaline Johnson on 16.02.2013, edited by Matthew Clapham

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Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Diogenidae
"Pagurus priscus n. sp." = Petrochirus priscus
"Pagurus priscus n. sp." = Petrochirus priscus Brocchi 1883 hermit crab
 Decapoda - Callianassidae
Callianassa chalmasii n. sp. Brocchi 1883 decapod
Callianassa munieri n. sp. Brocchi 1883 decapod
 Decapoda - Carcinidae
"Portunus pygmeus n. sp." = Miopipus pygmeus
"Portunus pygmeus n. sp." = Miopipus pygmeus Brocchi 1883 crab
 Decapoda - Calappidae
Calappa heberti n. sp. Brocchi 1883 box crab
 Decapoda - Matutidae
"Matuta inermis n. sp." = Szaboa inermis
"Matuta inermis n. sp." = Szaboa inermis Brocchi 1883 crab