Association 5 (Jurassic of Spain)

Also known as Myoconcha (M.) rathieriana-Plagiostoma fuersichi association

Where: Spain (41.0° N, 1.0° W: paleocoordinates 31.2° N, 9.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Chelva Formation (Turia Group), Callovian (166.1 - 163.5 Ma)

• Arino section

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore ramp; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, original calcite

Collection methods: mechanical

Primary reference: G. Delvene. 2003. Middle and Upper Jurassic bivalve associations from the Iberian Range (Spain). Las asociaciones de bivalvos del Jurasico Medio y Superior en la Cordillera Iberica (Espana). Géobios 36(5):519-531 [M. Aberhan/S. Nurnberg/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 36212: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine Nürnberg on 19.01.2004

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Taxonomic list

 Pectinida - Entoliidae
Cingentolium partitum Sowerby 1840 scallop
Cingentolium cingulatum Goldfuss 1835 scallop
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Chlamys textoria Schlotheim 1820 scallop
 Pectinida - Limidae
Pseudolimea duplicata Sowerby 1814 file clam
Plagiostoma sp. Sowerby 1814 file clam
Ctenostreon sp. Eichwald 1862 file clam
Ctenostreon proboscideum Sowerby 1820 file clam
 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
 Carditida - Astartidae
Coelopis sp. Munier-Chalmas 1887 clam
 Pholadida - Pleuromyidae
Pleuromya uniformis Sowerby 1813 clam
 Cardiida - Kalenteridae
"Myoconcha rathieriana" = Myoconcha rathieri
"Myoconcha rathieriana" = Myoconcha rathieri d'Orbigny 1850 clam
 Cardiida - Arcticidae
 Thraciida - Thraciidae
Thracia depressa Sowerby 1823 clam
 Pholadomyida - Pholadomyidae
"Pholadomya protei" = Pholadomya (Bucardiomya) protei Brongniart 1821 clam
 Lucinida - Mactromyidae
Unicardium sp. d'Orbigny 1850 clam