Hokonui Hills S169/f676 (Jurassic to of New Zealand)

Where: New Zealand (46.1° S, 168.5° E: paleocoordinates 73.4° S, 58.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Sinemurian to Sinemurian (199.3 - 182.7 Ma)

• local stage: upper Aratauran

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marginal marine; sandstone and siltstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Primary reference: S. E. Damborenea and M. O. Mancenido. 1992. A comparison of Jurassic marine benthonic faunas from South America and New Zealand. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 22(2):131-152 [M. Aberhan/S. Nurnberg/S. Nurnberg]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38929: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine Nürnberg on 17.05.2004

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Monotidae
Otapiria marshalli Trechmann 1923 scallop
 Cardiida - Kalenteridae
Rhynchonellata
 Spiriferinida - Spiriferinidae