JDC 1540, Maling Bluff (F45/f8816) (Triassic of New Zealand)

Where: New Zealand (46.0° S, 168.7° E: paleocoordinates 73.7° S, 79.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Otamitan (221.5 - 212.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by J.D. Campbell

• Repository: Otago University

Primary reference: J. G. Begg and H. J. Campbell. 1985. Etalia, a new Middle Triassic (Anisian) bivalve from New Zealand, and its relationship with other pteriomorphs. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 28:725-741 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135181: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 21.10.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pterioida -
Hokonuia limaeformis Waterhouse 1960 clam
Rhynchonellata
 Rhynchonellida - Allorhynchidae
 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae