Eddies Cove West, Barbace Cove member: Jeffersonian, Canada

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Trilobita - Corynexochida - Leiostegiidae
Leiostegium sp. Raymond 1913
Trilobita - Asaphida - Asaphidae
Isoteloides peri Fortey 1979
Boyce 1983
Trilobita - Proetida - Bathyuridae
Bathyurina sp. Poulsen 1937
Boyce 1983
synonym of Jeffersonia
Bolbocephalus sp. Whitfield 1890
Boyce 1983
Paraplethopeltis seelyi (Whitfield 1889)
recombined as Bolbocephalus seelyi
Bolbocephalus convexus (Billings 1865)
Boyce 1983
Bathyurellus abruptus Billings 1865
Boyce 1983
Benthamaspis sp. Poulsen 1946
Boyce 1983
Trilobita - Proetida - Hystricuridae
Hystricurus sp. Raymond 1913
Boyce 1983
see common names

Country:Canada State/province:Newfoundland
Coordinates: 50.8° North, 57.1° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:31.7° South, 48.9° West
Period:Ordovician Epoch:Early/Lower Ordovician
10 m.y. bin:Ordovician 1-2
Key time interval:Jeffersonian
Age range of interval:485.40000 - 470.00000 m.y. ago
Geological group:St. George Formation:Boat Harbour Member:Barbace Cove
Stratigraphy comments: "Unit 6b of Knight, (1977, 1978, 1980) above the dolomitized interval.", in Boyce, 1983
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology:dolomitic "limestone"
Environment:carbonate indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:macrofossils,mesofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Database number:195774
Authorizer:B. Kröger Enterer:B. Kröger
Modifier:B. Kröger
Created:2018-08-24 05:07:55 Last modified:2018-09-18 04:30:15
Access level:the public Released:2018-08-24 05:07:55
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

66627. S. Stouge and W. D. Boyce. 1983. Fossils of Northwestern Newfoundland and Southeastern Labrador: Conodonts and Trilobites. In R. V. Gibbons (ed.), Publications of the Mineral Development Division 83(3):1-63 [B. Kröger/B. Kröger]

Secondary references:

66775 W. D. Boyce. 1983. Preliminary Ordovician trilobite stratigraphy of the Eddies Cove West-Port au Choix area, western Newfoundland. Current Research 11-15 [B. Kröger/B. Kröger]