Mt. Nathorst Fjaeld, Locality 2 (494m) (Jurassic of Greenland)

Where: Greenland (70.8° N, 23.0° W: paleocoordinates 53.1° N, 9.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Toarcian (182.7 - 174.1 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, concretionary, gray, calcareous sandstone

• soft calcareous sandstone gray, with concretions

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by A. Rosenkrantz in 1926

• Repository: (presumed) University of Coppenhagen

Primary reference: A. Rosenkrantz. 1934. The Lower Jurassic Rocks of East Greenland Part 1. Meddelelser Om Gronland 110(1):4-122 [M. Clapham/M. Manojlovic/M. Manojlovic]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 162090: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Marko Manojlovic on 19.09.2014

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Carditida - Astartidae
 Trigoniida - Trigoniidae
 Belemnitida - Megateuthididae
Megateuthis sp. Bayle 1878 belemnite
 Ammonitida - Dactylioceratidae
 Ichthyosauria - Ichthyosauridae
Ichthyosaurus sp. Koenig 1818 ichthyosaur