Monobegawa Area, Hagino Formation, Shikoku (Cretaceous of Japan)

Where: Kochi, Japan (33.5° N, 133.7° E: paleocoordinates 44.6° N, 134.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Hagino Formation (Monobegawa Group), Aptian (125.0 - 113.0 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; conglomerate 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 40222: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine N├╝rnberg on 20.06.2004

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Arcida - Arcidae
"Arca (Eonavicula) prolata" = Eonavicula
"Arca (Eonavicula) prolata" = Eonavicula clam
 Arcida - Glycymerididae
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Neithea sp. Drouet 1825 scallop
Neithea (Neithea) syriaca Conrad 1852 scallop
 Ostreida - Pinnidae
Pinna (Pinna) cf. robinaldina d'Orbigny 1860 oyster
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
 Carditida - Astartidae
 Carditida - Carditidae
 Cardiida - Arcticidae
 Cardiida - Icanotiidae
 Cardiida - Cardiidae
 Hiatellida - Hiatellidae
Panopea (Myopsis) plicata Sowerby 1829 clam
 Pandorida - Laternulidae
 Pholadomyida - Pholadomyidae
 Trigoniida - Megatrigonioidae