Kap Stosch Block 15 (Permian of Greenland)

Where: Greenland (74.0° N, 21.7° W: paleocoordinates 31.2° N, 14.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Wegener Halvo Formation, Wuchiapingian (259.9 - 254.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: C. O. Dunbar. 1955. Permian brachiopod faunas of central east Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland 110(3):1-169 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 107373: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 06.04.2011

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae
 Spiriferinida - Spiriferellinidae
"Punctospirifer cristata" = Spiriferellina cristata
"Punctospirifer cristata" = Spiriferellina cristata von Schlotheim 1816
 Spiriferinida - Paraspiriferinidae
"Spiriferina multiplicata" = Paraspiriferina multiplicata
"Spiriferina multiplicata" = Paraspiriferina multiplicata Sowerby 1829
Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Pseudomonotidae
"Pseudomonotis speluncaria" = Pseudomonotis (Pseudomonotis) speluncaria, "Pseudomonotis sparsicostata" = Pseudomonotis (Trematiconcha) sparsicostata
"Pseudomonotis speluncaria" = Pseudomonotis (Pseudomonotis) speluncaria von Schlotheim 1816 scallop
"Pseudomonotis sparsicostata" = Pseudomonotis (Trematiconcha) sparsicostata Frebold 1933 scallop
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
"Lithophaga" consobrina Eichwald 1861 mussel
 Cardiida - Kalenteridae
"Pleurophorus sp." = Permophorus, Stutchburia modioliformis
"Pleurophorus sp." = Permophorus Chavan 1954 clam