Staatsmijn Maurits, Sch. II, 159.10-160.70 m (Paleocene of Netherlands)

Where: Netherlands (51.0° N, 5.8° E: paleocoordinates 44.3° N, 3.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Danian (66.0 - 61.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; sandy claystone

• dark brown sandy clay

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. G. De Gruyter. 1944. Koralen van het Nederlandsche Tertiair [Corals from the Tertiary of the Netherlands]. Leidsche Geologische Mededeelingen 14(1):10-39 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 123971: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 03.02.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Sepiida -
Beloptera sp. de Blainville 1827 cuttlefish
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Placosmilia limburgica n. sp. De Gruyter 1944 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae
Caryophyllia crassicosta, "Aldrichiella bataviae n. sp." = Platytrochus bataviae
Caryophyllia crassicosta Keferstein 1859 stony coral
"Aldrichiella bataviae n. sp." = Platytrochus bataviae De Gruyter 1944 stony coral