Cox - 183 (N.E. Kenya) (Jurassic of Kenya)

Where: Kenya (3.5° N, 41.5° E: paleocoordinates 17.8° S, 24.2° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Danissa Beds Member, Late/Upper Jurassic (163.5 - 145.0 Ma)

• Uppermost Jurassic or basal Cretaceous, Danissa 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 36511: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine N├╝rnberg on 01.02.2004

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Trigoniida - Trigoniidae