Waimana f622 (Jurassic of New Zealand)

Also known as GS 9820 L5916-7

Where: New Zealand (38.2° S, 177.1° E: paleocoordinates 83.8° S, 46.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Jurassic (163.5 - 145.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; gray, blue mudstone and siltstone

• mud and silt, very hard and non-calcareous, dark blue-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 37299: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Erin Leckey on 09.03.2004

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Lytoceratidae
cf. Lytoceras sp. Suess 1865 ammonite