Cox - 153 (N.E. Kenya) (Jurassic of Kenya)

Where: Kenya (2.6° N, 40.7° E: paleocoordinates 17.7° S, 22.6° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Oxfordian (163.5 - 157.3 Ma)

• Oxfordian, beds immediately underlying Golberobe beds

• 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 36481: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine N├╝rnberg on 01.02.2004

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Arcida - Cucullaeidae
Cucullaea sp. Lamarck 1801 clam
 Mytilida - Mytilidae