Southland S178/f490 (Jurassic to of New Zealand)

Where: New Zealand (46.3° S, 168.8° E: paleocoordinates 76.1° S, 47.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Pliensbachian to Late/Upper Pliensbachian (189.6 - 170.3 Ma)

• local stage: Ururoan

• 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 38931: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine N├╝rnberg on 17.05.2004

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
"Camptochlamys" wunschae Marwick 1953 scallop