OU 17458, Mararoa River (D43/f015) (Triassic of New Zealand)

Where: New Zealand (45.4° S, 168.1° E: paleocoordinates 73.1° S, 158.8° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Snowdon Formation, Anisian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• Lower Snowdon Formation. "Early Triassic" but ammonoids re-identified as mid-Anisian.

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by J.C. Aitchison

• 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 134622: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 11.10.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae
? Aorhynchia sp. MacFarlan 1992