Brownmore, Section 85, Bed 85-10, Flagstaff Sandstone, New South Wales (Carboniferous of Australia)

Where: New South Wales, Australia (32.3° S, 151.6° E: paleocoordinates 44.7° S, 152.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Flagstaff Sandstone Formation, Visean (346.7 - 330.9 Ma)

• Delepinea aspinosa zone / Gigantoproductus tenuirugosus subzone of Visean (V3a) age.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology:

• none given, only strat column with no key.

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. Roberts. 1975. Early Carboniferous brachiopod zones of eastern Australia. Journal of the Geological Society of Australia 22(1):1-31 [N. Heim/N. Heim/N. Heim]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 46924: authorized by Noel Heim, entered by Noel Heim on 26.01.2005

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
  -
"Chonetoid" sp.
designated n. gen., but no formal description given
Strophomenata
 Productida - Echinoconchidae
 Productida - Productellidae
 Productida - Productidae
 Productida - Linoproductidae
 Productida - Rugosochonetidae
 Orthotetida - Schuchertellidae
 Orthotetida - Orthotetidae
Rhynchonellata
 Athyridida - Athyrididae
Cleiothyridina sp. Buckman 1906
 Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae
 Spiriferinida - Punctospiriferidae
Punctospirifer sp. North 1920
 Spiriferinida - Syringothyrididae
 Spiriferida - Strophopleuridae
 Spiriferida - Spiriferidae
 Spiriferida - Brachythyrididae
 Spiriferida - Ambocoeliidae
Crurithyris "sp. B" George 1931
 Spiriferida - Delthyrididae
 Spiriferida - Elythidae
 Rhynchonellida - Pugnacidae
 Rhynchonellida - Stenoscismatidae
 Orthida - Rhipidomellidae