Abo Canyon (Permian of the United States)

Where: Socorro County, New Mexico (34.0° N, 106.0° W: paleocoordinates 5.4° N, 33.4° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Upper Member (Abo Formation), Rotliegendes (283.5 - 259.5 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: The collection is based on short notes from a meeting guidebook.

Primary reference: S. Ash and W. D. Tidwell. 1982. Notes on Upper Paleozoic plants of central New Mexico. New Mexico Geological Society Guidebook, 33rd Field Conference, Albuquerque Country II 245-248 [H. Sims/S. Ostrowski]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 11157: authorized by Hallie Sims, entered by Summer Ostrowski on 23.07.2001, edited by Jason Cassara

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Taxonomic list

Supaia sp. White 1929