ERF coll, Caroline Cutting, Oreti valley (E44/f9538) (Triassic of New Zealand)

Also known as S160/f538

Where: New Zealand (45.8° S, 168.4° E: paleocoordinates 73.0° S, 157.0° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Anisian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• Etalian

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by E.R. Force

Primary reference: E. R. Force and J. D. Campbell. 1974. Some faunas and formations of Kaihikuan Age (Middle Triassic) in the Murihiku Supergroup. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 17:389-402 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 134995: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 19.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Rhynchonellida - Norellidae
Wairakirhynchia etaliana MacFarlan 1992
Gastropoda
 Pleurotomariida - Pleurotomariidae
Mellarium sp. Waterhouse 1960 snail