M16, Skipping Ridge, Fossil Bay (Permian of Australia)

Where: Tasmania, Australia (42.6° S, 148.1° E: paleocoordinates 74.0° S, 179.7° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Skipping Ridge Formation, Artinskian (290.1 - 279.3 Ma)

• Near top of unit, Bernacchian Stage, T4

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified siltstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: C. M. Reid. 2003. Permian Bryozoa of Tasmania and New South Wales: systematics and their use in Tasmanian biostratigraphy. Association of Australasian Palaeontologists, Memoir 28:1-133 [D. Bottjer/C. Powers]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 116571: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 09.09.2011

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Taxonomic list

 Trepostomida - Araxoporidae
Paralioclema wassi n. sp. Reid 2003
 Trepostomida - Stenoporidae
Stenopora ovata Lonsdale 1844