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Caistor 3 (Norfolk, England) (Cretaceous of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (53.5° N, 0.3° W: paleocoordinates 44.4° N, 2.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: tenuicostata-longicollis zone, Beeston Chalk Member, Late/Upper Campanian (84.9 - 70.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: carbonate

• lithology described as chalk with flint bands

Primary reference: M. B. Johansen and F. Surlyk. 1990. Brachiopods and the stratigraphy of the Upper Campanian and Lower Maastrichtian Chalk of Norfolk, England. Palaeontology 33(4):823-872 [M. Patzkowsky/K. Layou/M. Manojlovic] more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 3903: authorized by Mark Patzkowsky, entered by Karen Layou on 11.08.1999

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