Knight's locality #12 (Carboniferous of the United States)

Where: Missouri (38.8° N, 90.4° W: paleocoordinates 6.3° S, 26.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Henrietta Formation, Desmoinesian (312.8 - 306.0 Ma)

• shale partings in the Lower Fort Scott limestone exposed in the Charbonnier Bluff

Environment/lithology: offshore; shale

• shale partings in the Lower Fort Scott limestone

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: J.B. Knight. 1928. Some Pennsylvanian Ostracodes from the Henrietta Formation of Eastern Missouri. Part I. Journal of Paleontology 2(3):229-267 [B. Seuss/B. Seuss/B. Seuss]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 215051: authorized by Barbara Seuss, entered by Barbara Seuss on 30.10.2020

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Taxonomic list

Ostracoda
 Palaeocopida - Amphissitidae
Amphissites centronotus Ulrich and Bassler 1906 ostracod
 Podocopida - Bairdiidae
"Bairdia seminalis n. sp." = Cryptobairdia seminalis
"Bairdia seminalis n. sp." = Cryptobairdia seminalis Knight 1928 ostracod