Cava Albanello di Nogarole Vicentino (Museo Civico G. Zannato collection) (Eocene of Italy)

Where: Vicenza, Italy (45.6° N, 11.3° E: paleocoordinates 39.3° N, 9.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Lutetian (47.8 - 41.3 Ma)

• Early Lutetian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Museo Civico "G. Zannato" di Montecchio Maggiore

Primary reference: A. De Angeli, C. Beschin, and A. Checchi. 2005. Una nuova specie di Albuneidae Stimpson, 1858 dell’Eocene della Valle del Chiampo (Vicenza, NE Italia) e considerazioni sulle altre forme note (Decapoda, Anomura, Hippoidea). Lavori—Società Veneziana di Scienze Naturali 30:85-91 [C. Schweitzer/E. Johnson]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184968: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 01.04.2017, edited by Mark Uhen

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Retroplumidae
Retrocypoda almelai1 Via 1959 crab
Retropluma eocenica1 Via Boada 1959 crab
 Decapoda - Litocheiridae
Lessinioplax rugosa n. sp.2 Beschin and de Angeli 2004 crab
 Decapoda - Albuneidae
Italialbunea lutetiana Beschin and De Angeli 1984 decapod