Depot O, LK13, Nathorsts Fjord, Wegener Halvo (Permian of Greenland)

Where: Greenland (71.6° N, 22.5° W: paleocoordinates 28.6° N, 15.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Depot Island Formation, Wuchiapingian (259.9 - 254.2 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; lithified, red sandstone

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 96754: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 29.06.2010

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae
Dielasma elongatum von Schlotheim 1816
Bivalvia
 Cardiidia - Sanguinolitidae
Palaeocosmomya kochi n. sp. Newell 1955 clam