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Woodbridge tracksite (Cretaceous to of the United States)

Where: Middlesex County, New Jersey (40.6° N, 74.3° W: paleocoordinates 34.0° N, 38.5° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Woodbridge Clay Member (Raritan Formation), Middle Cenomanian to Middle Cenomanian (99.7 - 94.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: paralic; unlithified, concretionary, sideritic, carbonaceous claystone

• "marginal-marine mangrove-type swamps"
• from "largely a thin- to thick-bedded sequence of micaceous silts and clays, containing an enormous amount of woody fragments and siderite concretions"

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, trace

Collected in 19291930

Collection methods: quarrying, surface (in situ),

Primary reference: more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 46620: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 21.01.2005

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