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Oldmans Creek, NJ (Locality 1) (Cretaceous of the United States)

Where: Gloucester County, New Jersey (39.8° N, 75.4° W: paleocoordinates 39.0° N, 44.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Marshalltown Formation, Campanian (84.9 - 70.6 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: glauconitic sandstone

• lithology also described as slightly micaceous and possibly quartzose

Primary reference: M. R. Bernstein. 1988. Local invertebrate assemblages in the Upper Cretaceous Marshallton Formation along the valley of Oldmans Creek in southern New Jersey. Northeastern Geology 10(3):202-215 [M. Patzkowsky/K. Layou] more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 3868: authorized by Mark Patzkowsky, entered by Karen Layou on 11.08.1999

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