Where: Tasmania, Australia (43.2° S, 147.2° E: paleocoordinates 79.0° S, 161.3° E)
• coordinate based on unpublished field data
• outcrop-level geographic resolution
When: Abels Bay Formation, Wordian (268.8 - 265.1 Ma)
• Fossils occur throughout a few meters of section, but are concentrated in 38 cm thick bed.
• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified siltstone
Size class: macrofossils
Collection methods: All fossils figured herein are deposited in the fossil collections of the Geological Survey of Tasmania (GST) or the Geology Department, University of Tasmania (UTGF).
Primary reference: M. J. Clarke. 1987. Late Permian (late Lymingtonian = ?Kazanian) brachiopods from Tasmania. Alcheringa 11:261-289 [T. Olszewski/L. Fall/L. Fall]more details
Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis
PaleoDB collection 51314: authorized by Tom Olszewski, entered by Leigh Fall on 02.06.2005, edited by Matthew Clapham
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