Kanaya Area, Toyajo Fromation, Honshu (Cretaceous of Japan)

Where: Wakayama, Japan (34.1° N, 135.3° E: paleocoordinates 42.8° N, 124.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Toyajo Formation (Sotoizumi Group), Campanian (83.6 - 72.1 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; shale and conglomerate

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, mold/impression

Primary reference: I. Hayami. 1975. A systematic survey of the Mesozoic Bivalvia from Japan. The University Museum, The University of Tokyo, Bulletin (10) [M. Aberhan/S. Nurnberg/S. Nurnberg]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 39967: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine N├╝rnberg on 13.06.2004

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Taxonomic list

 Myalinida - Inoceramidae