Skonun Point, 5 miles east of Masset (Miocene to of Canada)

Where: Queen Charlotte Islands, Canada (54.0° N, 132.1° W: paleocoordinates 54.5° N, 130.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Skonun Formation, Messinian to Messinian (7.2 - 7.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: F. S. MacNeil. 1967. Cenozoic Pectinids of Alaska, Iceland, and Other Northern Regions. Geological survey professional paper [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 187110: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 14.07.2017

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae