Also known as Huxley Section
Where: Alberta, Canada (51.9° N, 113.0° W: paleocoordinates 59.0° N, 87.0° W)
• coordinate stated in text
When: Whitemud Formation (Edmonton Group), Maastrichtian to Maastrichtian (72.1 - 56.0 Ma)
• Near top of Whitemud Formation. 40ft below Kneehills tuff (directly below 2.4 ft coal seam).
Size class: microfossils
Preservation: original sporopollenin
Collection methods: surface (in situ), chemical, sieve,
• The specimens figured in the paper have slide and collection number information. They also have more detailed locality information. Azollopsis tomentosa: AS-HUX87-S-0-3, GSC 30852.
Primary reference: A.R. Sweet and L.V. Hills. 1974. A detailed study of the genus Azollopsis. Canadian Journal of Botany 52:1625-1642 [R. Lupia/B. Wilborn/B. Wilborn]more details
Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis
PaleoDB collection 34292: authorized by Rick Lupia, entered by Brooke Wilborn on 26.08.2003
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