Outlook ["Belly River Fm"] (Cretaceous of Canada)

Where: Saskatchewan, Canada (51.5° N, 107.1° W: paleocoordinates 57.8° N, 70.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• STRATIGRAPHIC RELATIONS: From the "Belly River Fm", which is an obsolete lithostratigraphic unit in Saskatchewan (limited in foothills of Rockies and southern Alberta). AGE: Late Campanian, on the basis of ammonoid biostratigraphy; Baculites ovatus/compressus zone. STRATIGRAPHIC POSITION: From unknown position within local section.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; lithified sandstone and poorly lithified, bentonitic, concretionary shale

• ENVIRONMENT: Siliciclastic marine.
• SPECIFIC LITHOLOGY: Sandstone. LITHIFICATION: Lithified on the basis of figured specimens.

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the NMC

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

• COLLECTOR: Multiple collectors. REPOSITORY: National Museum of Canada.

Primary reference: P. S. Warren. 1934. Palaeontology of the Bearpaw Formation. Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada 28:81-97 [A. Hendy/A. Hendy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 87443: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 17.03.2009

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• COVERAGE: Exhaustive for marine invertebrates. NOMENCLATURE: Not an authoritative publication, and with relatively antiquated nomenclature but species-resolution identifications.
 Myalinida - Inoceramidae
Inoceramus saskatchewanensis n. sp. Warren 1934 clam
 Pholadida - Corbulidae
Corbula sprouli n. sp. Warren 1934 clam
 Hiatellida - Hiatellidae
Panope borealis n. sp. Warren 1934 clam