Waimana f533 (Cretaceous to of New Zealand)

Also known as GS 6922

Where: New Zealand (38.2° S, 177.1° E: paleocoordinates 78.7° S, 173.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Korangan to Korangan (125.5 - 103.3 Ma)

• Korangan-Uratawan

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; fine-grained, medium, glauconitic, gray, green sandstone

• medium and fine sand, very hard and non-calcareous, glauconitic, medium green-grey

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: I. A. Speden. 1973. Distribution, stratigraphy and stratigraphic relationships of Cretaceous sediments, western Raukumara Peninsula, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 16(2):243-268 [J. Alroy/E. Leckey/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 37281: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Erin Leckey on 09.03.2004

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Taxonomic list

 Myalinida - Inoceramidae
"Inoceramus cf. neocomiensis" = Neocomiceramus neocomiensis
"Inoceramus cf. neocomiensis" = Neocomiceramus neocomiensis d'Orbigny 1845 clam