JDC 1917, Wairaki Hills (D45/f7974) (Triassic of New Zealand)

Where: New Zealand (45.9° S, 168.0° E: paleocoordinates 73.3° S, 157.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Anisian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• Etalian

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 137815: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 20.12.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Buchiidae
Etalia johnstoni Begg and Campbell 1985 scallop