Ballingoole Limestone Fm, Bowan Park area (Ordovician to of Australia)

Also known as Reef 2449

Where: New South Wales, Australia (33.0° S, 148.0° E: paleocoordinates 15.8° N, 176.0° E)

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Ballingoole Limestone Formation, Eastonian to Eastonian (456.1 - 449.5 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; lithified limestone and lime mudstone

• Bioclastic limestone and micritie (lime mudstone); bioherm

Primary reference: B. D. Webby. 1973. Remopleurides and other Upper Ordovician trilobites from New South Wales. Palaeontology 16(3):445-475 [A. Miller/P. Novack-Gottshall/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 2747: authorized by Arnold Miller, entered by Phil Novack-Gottshall on 17.07.1999

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Taxonomic list

• Several systematic articles (trilobites, corals, and stromatoporoids)
Trilobita
 Corynexochida - Illaenidae
Illaenus sp. Dalman 1827 trilobite
 Asaphida - Remopleurididae
Remopleurides sp. Portlock 1843 trilobite
Anthozoa
 Stauriida - Stauriidae
Palaeophyllum sp. Billings 1858 horn coral
Stromatoporoidea
 Clathrodictyida - Clathrodictyidae
Clathrodictyon sp. Nicholson and Murie 1878
 Clathrodictyida - Actinodictyidae
? Plexodictyon sp. Nestor 1966
originally entered as "Plexocictyon? sp."
Ecclimadictyon sp. Nestor 1964