R294, Kubor Ranges (Jurassic of Papua New Guinea)

Where: Papua New Guinea (5.9° S, 144.5° E: paleocoordinates 49.1° S, 112.1° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Maril Formation, Kimmeridgian (157.3 - 152.1 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: Repository: Commonwealth Palaeontology Collection (material described by Glaessner, 1945)

Primary reference: S. K. Skwarko. 1967. First Upper Triassic and ? Lower Jurassic marine Mollusca from New Guinea. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics Bulletin 75:39-84 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 137282: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 13.12.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Pectinida - Buchiidae
Malayomaorica malayomaorica Krumbeck 1923 scallop