Olympen, Jameson Land (Jurassic of Greenland)

Where: Greenland (71.4° N, 23.5° W: paleocoordinates 55.0° N, 10.2° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Ishmae ammonoid zone, Pelion Member (Vardekloft Formation), Bathonian (168.3 - 166.1 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified sandstone

• large sandstone concretions

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: T. P. Poulton and J. H. Callomon. 1977. A new species of trigoniid bivalve from the Boreal Bathonian (Jurassic) of central East Greenland. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark 26:155-159 [M. Aberhan/T. Schossleitner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 141379: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Thomas Schossleitner on 26.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Myalinida - Inoceramidae
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Camptonectes sp. Meek 1864 scallop
 Trigoniida - Myophorelloidae
Vaugonia athena n. sp. clam
Cephalopoda
 Belemnoidea - Belemnitidae
 Ammonitida - Oppeliidae
"Oppelia (Oxycerites) sp." = Oxycerites
"Oppelia (Oxycerites) sp." = Oxycerites ammonite
 Ammonitida - Cardioceratidae