Vincentown, Manasquan Fm. (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Burlington County, New Jersey (39.9° N, 74.7° W: paleocoordinates 40.0° N, 58.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Manasquan Formation, Ypresian (56.0 - 47.8 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: H. W. Fowler. 1911. A description of the fossil fish remains of the Cretaceous, Eocene and Miocene Formations of New Jersey. Geological Survey of New Jersey Bulletin 4:1-192 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 126161: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 31.03.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Odontaspidida - Lamiostomatidae
Xiphodolamia ensis n. gen. n. sp.
Xiphodolamia ensis n. gen. n. sp. Leidy 1877 elasmobranch
 Lamniformes - Lamnidae
"Isurus desorii" = Isurus oxyrinchus
"Isurus desorii" = Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque 1810 mako shark