JDC 1091, Awakino Gorge (R18/f6562) (Triassic of New Zealand)

Where: New Zealand (38.7° S, 174.7° E: paleocoordinates 69.2° S, 71.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Murihiku Group, Otapirian (205.6 - 201.6 Ma)

• from close to the Otapirian-Aratauran boundary

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siltstone and lithified sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by J.D. Campbell, D.S. Coombs in 1954

• Repository: Otago University

Primary reference: D. A. B. MacFarlan. 1992. Triassic and Jurassic Rhynchonellacea (Brachiopoda) from New Zealand and New Caledonia. Royal Society of New Zealand Bulletin 31:1-310 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 134413: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 08.10.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae
Sakawairhynchia mokauensis n. sp. MacFarlan 1992