Kutaisi, Caucasus (Cretaceous of Georgia)

Where: Georgia (42.3° N, 42.7° E: paleocoordinates 8.5° S, 43.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Aptian (125.0 - 113.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Geological Institute, Georgian Academy of Sciences (GIN AN GruzSSR)

Primary reference: V. N. Shimansky. 1975. Melovye Nautiloidei. Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta 150:1-208 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 165767: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 27.01.2015

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Nautilida - Nautilidae
"Nautilus tskaltsithelensis n. sp." = Cymatoceras tskaltsithelense
"Nautilus tskaltsithelensis n. sp." = Cymatoceras tskaltsithelense Rouchadze 1931 nautiloid