Australian Museum Journal The genus Enoploclytia in the Cretaceous rocks of Queensland

Shortform:
Etheridge, 1914, Rec. Aust. Mus. 10(9): 271–274
Author(s):
Etheridge, R.
Year published:
1914
Title:
The genus Enoploclytia in the Cretaceous rocks of Queensland
Serial title:
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume:
10
Issue:
9
Start page:
271
End page:
274
DOI:
10.3853/j.0067-1975.10.1914.902
Language:
English
Plates:
plates xxiii–xxiv
Date published:
03 October 1914
Cover date:
03 October 1914
ISSN:
0067-1975
CODEN:
RAUMAJ
Publisher:
The Australian Museum
Place published:
Sydney, Australia
Subjects:
CRETACEOUS; CRUSTACEA
Digitized:
16 January 2009
Available online:
06 March 2009
Reference number:
902
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Complete work:
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Abstract

Comparatively few Crustacean remains have, so far, been found in the Cretaceous of Queensland, or for the matter of that throughout Australia generally. A short note by myself, published in 1892 gives details of all that was known up to that date. Emphasis is there laid on the occurrence of both the Macrura and Brachyura.

The Trustees have, from time to time received from Mr. W. H. Blomfield collections of Queensland Cretaceous fossils collected by him. In a series received some time ago occurred a specimen of great interest being the greater portion of a Macruran carapace apparently referable to Enoploclytia, McCoy....