Vandon Limestone Fm, Mt. Lewin Lst Mbr, Licking Hole Creek, New South Wales, Aus (Ordovician to of Australia)

Where: New South Wales, Australia (34.0° S, 149.0° E: paleocoordinates 15.9° N, 178.2° E)

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Mt. Lewin Limestone Member (Vandon Limestone Formation), Gisbornian to Gisbornian (460.9 - 449.5 Ma)

• Cliefden Caves Limestone Group

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: deep subtidal shelf; lithified, gray limestone

• Massive gray limestone

Primary reference: I. G. Percival. 1976. The geology of the Licking Hole Creek area, near Walli, central western New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales 109(1-2):7-23 [A. Miller/P. Novack-Gottshall/A. Clement]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 2698: authorized by Arnold Miller, entered by Phil Novack-Gottshall on 15.07.1999

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Taxonomic list

 Heliolitida - Heliolitidae
Heliolites sp. Dana 1846 tabulate coral
 Stauriida - Stauriidae
Palaeophyllum sp. Billings 1858 horn coral
originally entered as "Palaeophylum sp."