Blue Mound, 1 1/2 mi S of Haslet station (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: Tarrant County, Texas (33.0° N, 97.3° W: paleocoordinates 30.8° N, 50.1° W)

When: Pawpaw Formation, Early/Lower Cretaceous (145.0 - 100.5 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; claystone

• "Pawpaw clay"

Size class: macrofossils

• one specimen, right propodus of cheliped, proximal end broken off (O. texanus); two specimens (F. wintoni);

Collected by W.S. Adkins and W.M. Winton, (241) in 1920

• W.S. Adkins, curator (241), (O. texanus); two specimens (F. wintoni);

Primary reference: M. J. Rathbun. 1935. Fossil Crustacea of the Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain. Geological Society of America Special Paper (2)1-160 [C. Schweitzer/S. Yost]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 141167: authorized by Carrie Schweitzer, entered by Samantha Yost on 21.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Nephropidae
Oncopareia texanus Rathbun 1935 clawed lobster
Feldmannia wintoni
  - Feldmanniidae
Feldmannia wintoni Rathbun 1935