Near junction of Lincoln Creek and Chehalis River, some 5 (?) mi NW of Centralia (Oligocene of the United States)

Where: Lewis County, Washington (46.7° N, 123.0° W: paleocoordinates 46.4° N, 113.3° W)

When: Oligocene (33.9 - 23.0 Ma)

• Lincoln beds

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

• One male, holotype.

Collected by R.H. Palmer in 1920; reposited in the USNM

• One male, holotype, Cat. No. 353567, USNM

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 139857: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 19.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Macropipidae
Maeandricampus triangulum Rathbun 1926 crab