Makito Area, Tetori Group, Honshu (Jurassic of Japan)

Where: Gifu, Japan (36.0° N, 136.9° E: paleocoordinates 43.3° N, 139.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

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

• Upper Jurassic (or Lower Cretaceous), horizon uncertain

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine

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 40165: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine N├╝rnberg on 19.06.2004

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Taxonomic list

 Unionida - Unionidae
? Unio ogamigoensis freshwater mussel