Where: Japan (34.7° N, 137.3° E: paleocoordinates 34.8° N, 137.1° E)
• outcrop-level geographic resolution
When: Akasawa Silt Formation (Toyohashi Group), Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)
• STRATIGRAPHIC RELATIONS: From the Akasawa Silt, which overlies the Takatsuka Gravel, and is overlain by the Toshima Sand. AGE: Pleistocene. STRATIGRAPHIC POSITION: From basal facies of the formation.
• bed-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: marine; unlithified siltstone
Size class: macrofossils
Collected by Hayasaka
Collection methods: surface (in situ),
• COLLECTOR: S. Hayasaka. REPOSITORY: Possibly Tohoku University.
Primary reference: S. Hayasaka. 1962. Summary of the geology and paleontology of the Atsumi Peninsula, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. Science reports of the Tohoku Imperial University. 2nd series, Geology 195-217 [A. Hendy/A. Hendy]more details
Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis
PaleoDB collection 96947: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 13.07.2010
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