GSC loc. 24838 - Whitehorse (Jurassic of Canada)

Where: Yukon, Canada (60.3° N, 135.0° W: paleocoordinates 34.6° N, 75.4° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Pliensbachian (190.8 - 182.7 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Reposited in the GSC

Collection methods: mechanical,

• J. O. Wheeler, 1954.

Primary reference: M. Aberhan. 1998. Early Jurassic Bivalvia of western Canada. Part I. Subclasses Palaeotaxodonta, Pteriomorpha, and Isofilibranchia. Beringeria 21:57-150 [M. Aberhan/S. Nurnberg/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 53590: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine N├╝rnberg on 12.09.2005

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Ammonitida - Hildoceratidae
Arieticeras algovianum Oppel 1862 ammonite
See Frebold, 1964
Leptaleoceras pseudoradians Reynes 1868 ammonite
See Frebold, 1964
 Ammonitida - Liparoceratidae
Amaltheus stokesi Sowerby 1818 ammonite
See Frebold, 1964
 Heteroconchia -
Heterodonta indet.1 Neumayr 1884 clam
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
Modiolus sp.2 Lamarck 1801 mussel
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
"Chlamys (Chlamys) textoria" = Chlamys textoria
"Chlamys (Chlamys) textoria" = Chlamys textoria Schlotheim 1820 scallop