JDC 1293, Otapiri Stream (E45/f9618) (Triassic of New Zealand)

Where: New Zealand (46.0° S, 168.5° E: paleocoordinates 71.8° S, 67.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Murihiku Group, Otapirian (205.6 - 201.6 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by J.D. Campbell in 1955

• Repository: Otago University

Primary reference: D. A. B. MacFarlan and J. D. Campbell. 2003. Zeilleria spiculata, a new terebratulide brachiopod from the latest Triassic-earliest Jurassic of New Zealand. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 33(1):213-221 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 85015: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 21.11.2008

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Zeilleriidae
Zeilleria spiculata n. sp. MacFarlan and Campbell 2003