Where: California (35.4° N, 119.5° W: paleocoordinates 36.1° N, 105.4° W)
When: Eocene (56.0 - 33.9 Ma)
• Very close to the type-locality of the Tejon Fm.
Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported
Size class: macrofossils
• The merus of the left outer maxilliped is fairly complete; episternum also visible.
Collected by G.C. Gester; reposited in the CAS
• Presented by the Southern Pacific Railroad Co. to the California Academy of Sciences
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 140005: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 27.02.2013
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