Walcott Locality 115a. Point LĂ©vis cemetary, St. Lawrence River.: Sunwaptan, Canada

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Agnostida - Agnostidae
Agnostus americanus Billings 1860
recombined as Lotagnostus americanus
Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Ptychopariidae
Loganellus logani (Devine 1863)
recombined as Ptychoparia logani
Trilobita - Olenida - Loganellidae
Levisella sp. Ulrich 1930
Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Tetralobulidae
Palaeostrophia elax
Tergomya - Scenellidae
Metoptoma venillia n. sp. Billings 1865
Billings 1865
recombined as Scenella venillia
Probably the same locality!
Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Tropidodiscidae
Chalarostrepsis praecursor n. gen., n. sp. Knight 1948
recombined as Strepsodiscus praecursor
see common names

Country:Canada State/province:Quebec
Coordinates: 47.0° North, 71.2° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:31.5° South, 69.3° West
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Cambrian Epoch:Furongian
10 m.y. bin:Cambrian 5
Key time interval:Sunwaptan Trilobite zone: Lotagnostus americanus
Age range of interval:493.00000 - 487.50000 m.y. ago
Stratigraphic resolution:formation
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: "limestone"
Environment:carbonate indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Database number:56819
Authorizer:P. Wagner Enterer:P. Wagner
Modifier:P. Wagner Research group:marine invertebrate
Created:2005-11-26 12:07:45 Last modified:2019-03-01 15:23:47
Access level:the public Released:2005-11-26 12:07:45
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

15310. J. B. Knight. 1948. Further new Cambrian bellerophont gastropods. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 111(3):1-6 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]

Secondary references:

11492 E. Billings. 1865. Palaeozoic fossils, volume 1. Geological Survey of Canada 1-426 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner/P. Wagner]