Hatuma Limeworks Quarry ( of New Zealand)

Also known as U23/f6526

Where: North Island, New Zealand (40.0° S, 176.5° E: paleocoordinates 41.6° S, 177.0° E)

• coordinate based on unpublished field data

When: Mangapanian (3.0 - 2.4 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: I. M. Keyes. 1984. New records of fossil elasmobranch genera Megascyliorhinus, Centrophorus, and Dalatias (Order Selachii) in New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 27(2):203-216 [M. Uhen/B. Shipps/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 204285: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 04.09.2019

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Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Plagiostomi - Squalidae
Dalatias licha Bonnaterre 1788 dogfish shark
 Orectolobiformes - Parascylliidae
Megascyliorhinus cooperi Cappetta and Ward 1977 collared carpetshark