J.Ped-1 Arroya Garrapatal (Ordovician of Argentina)

Where: Jujuy, Argentina (24.1° S, 65.0° W: paleocoordinates 40.9° S, 132.3° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Llanvirn (466.0 - 460.9 Ma)

Environment/lithology: lithified, gray limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by O. Schlagintweit

Primary reference: H. J. Harrington and A. F. Leanza. 1957. Ordovician trilobites of Argentina. Department of Geology, University of Kansas Special Publication. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press 1:1-276 [A. Miller/P. Novack-Gottshall]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 9089: authorized by Arnold Miller, entered by Phil Novack-Gottshall on 22.09.2000

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Taxonomic list

• Primarily trilobite taxonomy and biostratigraphy
 Asaphida - Asaphidae
Hoekaspis schlagintweiti Harrington and Leanza 1942 trilobite