Accord: Late/Upper Albian, Australia

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Agatheliidae
Mckenziephyllia accordensis n. gen., n. sp. Jell et al. 2011
recombined as Placophora accordensis
see common names

Country:Australia State/province:Queensland
Coordinates: 23.5° South, 144.9° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:54.8° South, 133.6° East
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:small collection
Period:Cretaceous Epoch:Early/Lower Cretaceous
Stage:Albian 10 m.y. bin:Cretaceous 4
Key time interval:Late/Upper Albian
Age range of interval:106.20000 - 100.50000 m.y. ago
Geological group:Rolling Downs Formation:Allaru
Stratigraphic resolution:bed
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: lithified calcareous siltstone
Secondary lithology: lithified "limestone"
Lithology description: mudstones, calcareous siltstones, minor limestones and sandstones
Environment:shallow subtidal indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Collection methods:field collection
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Database number:123006
Authorizer:W. Kiessling Enterer:U. Merkel
Modifier:M. Carrano Research group:marine invertebrate
Created:2012-01-09 23:49:48 Last modified:2017-06-02 14:43:51
Access level:authorizer only Released:2013-01-09 23:49:48
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

39259. J. S. Jell, A. G. Cook, and P. A. Jell. 2011. Australian Cretaceous Cnidaria and Porifera. Alcheringa 35(2):241-284 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]