Crab Body Fossil in matrix

Dublin Core

Alternative Title

Crab body - no legs (Decapoda)

Description

(DSM# 1871) This crab was found near the Mississippi State University campus and has not yet been identified to Genus or species level.

Date Created

66 million years

Spatial Coverage

Prairie Bluff Fm. (Chalk)

Temporal Coverage

Late Cretaceous

Source

Files

1871 Crab carapace Prairie Bluff Student Collection.jpg

Collection

Citation

“Crab Body Fossil in matrix,” Mississippi State University Libraries, accessed September 28, 2022, https://msstate-exhibits.libraryhost.com/items/show/1532.

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  1. 1871 Crab carapace Prairie Bluff Student Collection.jpg