Tendaguru Kor 10 (Jurassic of Tanzania)

Where: Tanzania (9.6° S, 39.3° E: paleocoordinates 29.9° S, 17.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Trigonia Smeei Bed Member, Early/Lower Tithonian (150.8 - 145.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marginal marine; lithified sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, original calcite

Collection methods: mechanical

Primary reference: M. Aberhan. 2000. Tendaguru. [M. Aberhan/S. Nurnberg/S. Nurnberg]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 35506: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine Nürnberg on 18.12.2003

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Taxonomic list

Crustacea
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Crustacea sp. indet. Brünnich 1772
Bivalvia
 Arcida - Parallelodontidae
 Pectinida - Entoliidae
"Entolium corneolum" = Entolium (Entolium) corneolum
"Entolium corneolum" = Entolium (Entolium) corneolum Young and Bird 1828 scallop
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Chlamys curvivarians Dietrich 1933 scallop
 Pectinida - Limidae
Pseudolimea duplicata Sowerby 1814 file clam
 Pectinida - Oxytomidae
 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
Liostrea sp., "Liostrea dubiensis" = Praeexogyra dubiensis
Liostrea sp. Douvillé 1904 oyster
"Liostrea dubiensis" = Praeexogyra dubiensis Contejean 1859 oyster
 Ostreida - Bakevelliidae
Gervillella aviculoides Sowerby 1814 oyster
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
Falcimytilus dietrichi Cox 1965 mussel
 Cardiida - Neomiodontidae
 Trigoniida - Myophorelloidae
? Frenguelliella sp. Leanza 1942 clam