NMB Loc. 17023, Rio Cana (Pliocene of Dominican Republic)

Where: Dominican Republic (19.6° N, 71.3° W: paleocoordinates 19.6° N, 70.9° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Mao Formation, Zanclean (5.3 - 3.6 Ma)

• unit C11 (960-1010 m), sample ca. 980 m above base

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; lithified framestone

• slump deposits of reefal carbonates

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: A. Logan. 1987. Neogene paleontology in the northern Dominican Republic 6. The phylum Brachiopoda. Bulletins of American Paleontology 93(328):44-55 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190959: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 31.12.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Terebratulida - Cancellothyrididae
 Terebratulida - Megathyrididae