Cox - 104 (E. Tanganyika) (Jurassic of Tanzania)

Where: Tanzania (6.5° S, 38.3° E: paleocoordinates 25.4° S, 17.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Aalenian (174.1 - 170.3 Ma)

• Lower Bajocian (Aalenian)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, original calcite

Collection methods: mechanical

Primary reference: L. R. Cox. 1965. Jurassic Bivalvia and Gastropoda from Tanganyika and Kenya. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Geology Supplement I [M. Aberhan/S. Nurnberg/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 36414: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine N├╝rnberg on 29.01.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Ostreida - Posidoniidae
Bositra buchi Roemer 1836 oyster