Milne Land M10/1 (Jurassic of Greenland)

Where: Greenland (70.5° N, 22.0° W: paleocoordinates 55.0° N, 11.1° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Middle Volgian zone, Pernaryggen Member (Kap Leslie Formation), Tithonian (152.1 - 145.0 Ma)

• M 10/1 bed

•see Birkelund, T. et al. 1984. Gronlands geol. Undersog. Bull. 147

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; burrowed sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: bulk, mechanical,

Primary reference: F. T. Fürsich and D. K. Pandey. 1999. Genesis and environmental significance of Upper Cretaceous shell concentrations from the Cauvery Basin, southern India. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 145(1):119-139(21) [F. Fursich/F. Fursich/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 1249: authorized by Franz Fursich, entered by Franz Fursich on 28.03.1999

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Taxonomic list

• belemnites and ammonites counted but not identified
 Sabellida - Serpulidae
Serpula intestinalis Gmelin 1791
subgenus Cycloserpula
 Lingulida - Lingulidae
 Terebratulida - Boreiothyrididae
Taimyrothyris sp. Dagys 1968
 Ammonoidea -
Ammonoidea indet. ammonite
 Belemnoidea -
Belemnitida indet. Zittel 1895 belemnite
 Arcida - Parallelodontidae
 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
 Ostreida - Pinnidae
 Pectinida - Entoliidae
Entolium orbiculare Sowerby 1817 scallop
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
 Pectinida - Buchiidae
Buchia mosquensis White 1885 scallop
 Pectinida - Oxytomidae
"Oxytoma inequivalve" = Oxytoma inequivalvis
"Oxytoma inequivalve" = Oxytoma inequivalvis Sowerby 1819 scallop
 Pectinida - Limidae
Pseudolimea sp. Douglas and Arkell 1932 file clam
 Trigoniida - Myophorelloidae
 Carditida - Astartidae
Astarte cf. veneris clam
originally entered as "Astarte cf. veneris"
 Cardiida - Cardiidae
Protocardia striatula Sowerby 1829 cockle
 Cardiida - Tancrediidae
Corbicellopsis sp. Cox 1929 clam
 Cardiida - Arcticidae
Hartwellia sp. Kitchin 1926 clam
 Pholadida - Pleuromyidae
Pleuromya elongata Schlotheim 1822 clam
 Pholadomyida - Pholadomyidae
 Lucinida - Lucinidae
 Heterostropha - Bullinidae
 Trochoidea - Turbinidae
"Delphinula sp." = Angaria
"Delphinula sp." = Angaria Röding 1798 snail
 Neogastropoda - Turridae
Pseudomelania sp. Pictet and Campiche 1862 turrid