Oriki, Hironomura (Cretaceous to of Japan)

Where: Japan (37.7° N, 140.5° E: paleocoordinates 49.6° N, 130.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Futaba Formation, Coniacian to Coniacian (89.8 - 83.6 Ma)

• Sakurazawa conglomerate, Lower Futaba Formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; conglomerate

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: S. Tokunaga and S. Shimizu. 1926. The Cretaceous Formation of Futaba in Iwaki and its fossils. Journal of Faculty of Science, Imperial University of Tokyo, Section 2 1:181-212 [R. Benson/R. Benson]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189008: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 27.09.2017

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines - Nanhsiungchelyidae