GS 437, Mount Heslington, Nelson (N28/f7471) (Triassic of New Zealand)

Where: New Zealand (41.4° S, 173.1° E: paleocoordinates 67.8° S, 64.1° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Otapirian (205.6 - 201.6 Ma)

• "Nautilus beds"

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Reposited in the IGNS

Primary reference: B. Kummel. 1959. Triassic-Jurassic cenoceratids from New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 2:421-428 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 137489: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 17.12.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Gastropoda
 Pleurotomariida - Pleurotomariidae
Murihikua marwicki Begg and Grant-Mackie 2003 snail
Cephalopoda
 Nautilida - Cenoceratidae
Cenoceras trechmanni Kummel 1953 nautiloid