AU 6523, Fossil Downs, Nelson (N28/f7880) (Triassic of New Zealand)

Where: New Zealand (41.4° S, 173.1° E: paleocoordinates 73.2° S, 91.1° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Oretian (227.5 - 221.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by J.A. Grant-Mackie

• Repository: Auckland University

Primary reference: J. G. Begg and J. A. Grant-Mackie. 2003. New Zealand and New Caledonian Triassic Pleurotomariidae (Gastropoda, Mollusca). Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 33:223-268 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 137449: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 17.12.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Gastropoda
 Pleurotomariida - Pleurotomariidae
Pleurotomaria hectori Trechmann 1917 snail