East Arm of Bonne Bay: Dyeran, Canada

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Edrioasteroidea - Edrioasterida
Stromatocystites walcotti n. sp. Schuchert 1919
see common names

Country:Canada State/province:Newfoundland
Coordinates: 49.5° North, 57.9° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:40.1° South, 73.6° West
Basis of coordinate:estimated from map
Period:Cambrian Epoch:Series 2
10 m.y. bin:Cambrian 2-3
Key time interval:Dyeran Trilobite zone: Olenellus
Age range of interval:514.80000 - 511.00000 m.y. ago
Geological group:Labrador Formation:Forteau
Stratigraphic resolution:formation
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: "limestone"
Secondary lithology: "carbonate"
Lithology description: "consisting of biohermal limestones, and bedded carbonates and shales"
Environment:carbonate indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:macrofossils,mesofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Database number:199414
Authorizer:P. Wagner Enterer:P. Wagner
Created:2019-01-23 22:50:27 Last modified:2019-01-23 22:50:27
Access level:the public Released:2019-01-23 22:50:27
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

67801. A. B. Smith. 1985. Cambrian eleutherozoan echinoderms and the early diversification of edrioasteroids. Palaeontology 28(4):715-756 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]