GSQ L2261, Prospect Creek (Permian of Australia)

Where: Queensland, Australia (24.7° S, 150.5° E: paleocoordinates 57.9° S, 159.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Camboon Formation, Artinskian (290.1 - 279.3 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Primary reference: S. M. Parfrey. 1986. Early Permian invertebrates from the Camboon Andesite near Biloela, southeastern Bowen Basin. Geological Survey of Queensland Publication 387:57-67 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 116240: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 06.09.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Productida - Aulostegidae
Taeniothaerus homevalensis Briggs 1983
13 conjoined, 2 ventral, 20 fragments
 Productida - Strophalosiidae
Strophalosiidae indet. Schuchert 1913
 Productida - Linoproductidae
Anidanthus springsurensis Booker 1932
dorsal valve
Rhynchonellata
 Spiriferida - Trigonotretidae
Trigonotreta cracovensis Wass 1966
3 conjoined, 2 dorsal, 3 ventral, 7 fragments
 Spiriferida - Ingelarellidae
"Notospirifer undulatus n. sp." = Kelsovia undulata
"Notospirifer undulatus n. sp." = Kelsovia undulata Parfrey 1986
Bivalvia
 Arcida - Parallelodontidae
Parallelodon sp. Meek and Worthen 1866 clam
 Pectinida - Heteropectinidae
Etheripecten tenuicollis Dana 1847 scallop
2 left valves, 6 fragments
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
Promytilus sp. Newell 1942 mussel
 Pholadomyida - Megadesmidae
Megadesmus sp. Sowerby 1838 clam