Where: South Australia, Australia (34.9° S, 138.6° E: paleocoordinates 55.0° S, 133.6° E)
• coordinate based on nearby landmark
• outcrop-level geographic resolution
When: Blanche Point Formation, Late/Upper Eocene (37.2 - 33.9 Ma)
• LITHOSTRATIGRAPHY: From the Blanche Point Fm, for which lithostratigraphic relationships are not discussed. AGE: Aldingan local stage; Late Eocene; Hantkenina pirimitiva zone. STRATIGRAPHIC POSITION: Composite of material from 21-22 m depth in borehole.
• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: marine; siliciclastic sediments
Size class: mesofossils
Collection methods: REPOSITORY: Geological Survey of South Australia (GSSA), New Zealand Geological Survey (NZGS), now GNS.
Primary reference: M. F. Buonaiuto. 1975. Note on the genus Pseudomalaxis Fischer (Mollusca: Gastropoda) and its fossil species in Australia. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 99(1):21-29 [A. Hendy/A. Hendy] more details
Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis
PaleoDB collection 99242: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 03.11.2010
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