Finnmark core 7128/12-U-01 layer 139.21m (Permian to of Norway)

Where: Norway (71.2° N, 28.8° E: paleocoordinates 30.6° N, 22.4° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Dyupetalum sp.-Hamiapollenites bullaeformis Assemblage Zone zone, Rotliegendes to Rotliegendes (298.9 - 272.5 Ma)

• Similaties with Kapp Starostin Formation in Svalbard (Mangerud and Konieczny 1991, 1993), with the Sabine Bay and Assistence formations in the Sverdrup basin, Arctic Canada (Utting, 1985, 1989; Utting and Piasecki) with Ufimian and Kazanian stratotypes on the eastern Russian Platform as well as with the correlative deposits of the western Russian Arctic (N. Koloda pers. comm., 1992)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: carbonate

• carbonates

Size class: microfossils

Preservation: original sporopollenin

Collection methods: core, chemical, mechanical,

• All palynological slides are housed in the type collection of the Paleontological Museum of Oslo.

Primary reference: G. Mangerud. 1994. Palynostratigraphy of the Permian and lowermost Triassic succession, Finnmark Platform, Barents Sea. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 82:317-349 [C. Looy/F. Verbruggen/F. Verbruggen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 31375: authorized by Cindy Looy, entered by Frederike Verbruggen on 09.05.2003

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Calamospora spp. Schopf et al.
 Pinales - Podocarpaceae
Platysaccus spp. Biard 1963
Cycadopites spp. Wodehouse 1933
Leiotriletes sp. Potonie and Kremp 1954
sp. A
Leiotriletes spp. Potonie and Kremp 1954
Laevigatosporites spp. Ibrahim 1933
  - Selaginellaceae
Klausipollenites staplinii
 Life -
Micrhystridium spp. Naumova 1968 acritarcs
Cymatiosphaera spp. Wetzel and Deflandre 1954 acritarcs
Veryhachium spp. Deunff 1954 acritarcs
 Gymnospermophyta -
Falcisporites spp. Leschik 1956
Alisporites spp. Daugherty 1941