B11-Cerro Tricolor, Bed 808, Mendoza (Jurassic of Argentina)

Where: Mendoza, Argentina (35.5° S, 70.2° W: paleocoordinates 33.8° S, 31.4° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Cuyo Group, Late/Upper Toarcian (180.1 - 175.6 Ma)

• Phymatoceras faunule

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, gray, calcareous sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: S. E. Damborenea. 2002. Early Jurassic bivalves of Argentina: Part 3, Superfamilies Monotoidea, Pectinoidea, Plicatuloidea and Dimyoidea. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 265(1-4):1-119 [M. Aberhan/S. Nurnberg/S. Nurnberg]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 36907: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine N├╝rnberg on 19.02.2004

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Propeamussiidae
Parvamussium pumilum Lamarck 1819 mud scallop