Kesennuma Area, Saragai Group, Honshu (Triassic of Japan)

Where: Miyagi, Japan (38.9° N, 141.6° E: paleocoordinates 47.7° N, 140.4° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Saragai Group, Norian (228.0 - 208.5 Ma)

• group-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; sandstone and shale

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 40034: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine N├╝rnberg on 16.06.2004

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Taxonomic list

 Pectinida - Monotidae
Monotis (Entomonotis) ochotica Keyserling 1848 scallop