UNSM loc. 312a. Waucoba Springs section, east of Saline Valley Rd (Cambrian of the United States)

Where: Inyo County, California (37.0° N, 118.0° W: paleocoordinates 0.7° S, 95.5° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Poleta Formation, Dyeran (515.3 - 511.2 Ma)

• Sandstones in the lower portion of 3b of the Waucoba Spring section.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Reposited in the USNM

Primary reference: C. D. Walcott. 1912. Cambrian Brachiopoda. United States Geological Survey Monograph 51(1-2) [A. Miller/A. Hendy/A. Hendy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 226621: authorized by Jonathan Marcot, entered by Jonathan Marcot on 17.07.2022

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Taxonomic list

 Obolellida - Obolellidae
"Trematobolus excelsis" = Obolella excelsis, Obolella vermilionensis
"Trematobolus excelsis" = Obolella excelsis Walcott 1908