Where: Alaska (55.5° N, 132.4° W: paleocoordinates 19.9° S, 80.5° W)
• coordinate based on nearby landmark
When: Middle Devonian (393.3 - 382.7 Ma)
• The lower of two divisions of limestone (division b) on Long Island, Kasaan Bay. 200 feet thick.
•E.M. Kirk refers this collection to the Lower Devonian; Buddington and Chapin later revise this to Middle Devonian.
Environment/lithology: lithified, blue limestone
Size class: macrofossils
Collected by E.M. Kirk in 1905
Primary reference: E. M. Kindle. 1907. Notes on the Paleozoic faunas and stratigraphy of southeastern Alaska. Journal of Geology 15(4):314-337 [A. Miller/S. Kolbe]more details
Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis
PaleoDB collection 111900: authorized by Arnold Miller, entered by Sarah Kolbe on 30.06.2011
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