Colesbukta area, Spitsbergen (Paleocene of Norway)

Where: Norway (78.1° N, 14.9° E: paleocoordinates 72.1° N, 9.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Basilika Formation, Paleocene (66.0 - 56.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: offshore; sandstone and siltstone

• prodelta and offshore sandstone and siltstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: K. Hryniewicz, K. Amano, R. G. Jenkins and S. Kiel. 2017. Thyasirid bivalves from Cretaceous and Paleogene cold seeps. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 62(4):705-728 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 191306: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 22.01.2018

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Taxonomic list

 Lucinida - Thyasiridae
Conchocele conradii Rosenkrantz 1942 clam