Middle Cretaceous (Cenomanian) bivalves from the Karai Formation, Uttattur Group, of the Cauvery Basin, south India

  title={Middle Cretaceous (Cenomanian) bivalves from the Karai Formation, Uttattur Group, of the Cauvery Basin, south India},
  author={George W. Kendrick and Ajit V. Vartak},
  journal={Records of the western Australian Museum},
Sixty species of Bivalvia, representing 28 families and 41 genera, are recorded from three outcrops of the Karai Formation (Uttattur Group, Cauvery Basin) near Odiyam village, Tiruchirapalli district, south India. Both Kunnam and Odiyam Members of the Formation are represented in the study material. An undifferentiated Cenomanian age is assigned to the fossil assemblages. All species are described as fully as preservation and representation allow. Twenty three are redescribed with revised… 
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