GS 6043, Lake Fergus (Triassic of New Zealand)

Where: New Zealand (44.8° S, 168.1° E: paleocoordinates 74.5° S, 84.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Otamitan (221.5 - 212.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by G.W. Grindley, A.R. Mutch, J.B. Waterhouse; reposited in the IGNS

Primary reference: J. B. Waterhouse. 1960. Some Carnian pelecypods from New Zealand. Transactions of the Royal Society of New Zealand 88:425-442 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 137228: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 12.12.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Limidae
Mysidioptera riceae Waterhouse 1960 file clam