Cretaceous and Eocene Decapod Crustaceans from Southern Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada

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NRC Research Press, 2003 - Decapoda (Crustacea) - 66 pages
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A large collection of fossil decapod crustaceans from Cretaceous and Eocene rocks of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, has yielded a remarkably diverse fauna. The Cretaceous decapod fauna, including previously described and new taxa, contains 17 genera in 14 families, represented by as many as 22 species.
 

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Contents

Localities
5
Infraorder Thalassinidea Latreille 1831
12
Paleobiogeographic Implications
50
Acknowledgments
57
Appendix Systematic list of fossils decapods known from Vancouver Island and surrounding area
65
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