UQ L3158, Wasp Head (Permian of Australia)

Also known as UQ L10005, L10084; Bed 5.2

Where: New South Wales, Australia (35.7° S, 150.3° E: paleocoordinates 64.8° S, 170.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Wasp Head Formation, Sakmarian (295.5 - 290.1 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shoreface; lithified sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Reposited in the UQ

Primary reference: J. Armstrong. 1970. Syringothyrid brachiopods from the Permian of eastern Australia. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen 136(2):135-165 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 101575: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 24.12.2010, edited by Pete Wagner

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Spiriferinida - Syringothyrididae
"Pseudosyrinx allandalensis" = Cyrtella allandalensis
"Pseudosyrinx allandalensis" = Cyrtella allandalensis Armstrong 1970
 Spiriferida - Trigonotretidae
Trigonotreta sp. Koenig 1825
Neospirifer "sp. nov." Fredericks 1919
 Spiriferida - Spiriferidae
 Spiriferida - Ingelarellidae
"Ambikella konincki" = Tomiopsis konincki Etheridge 1892
Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Chaenocardiidae
Eurydesma cordatum Morris 1845 scallop
Gastropoda
 Euomphalina - Platyceratidae
Keeneia sp. Etheridge 1902 snail