GSC 56972, Section 116F-16, Northern Ogilvie Mountains (Permian of Canada)

Where: Yukon, Canada (65.3° N, 140.7° W: paleocoordinates 37.5° N, 25.4° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Yakovlevia brachiopod zone, Jungle Creek Formation, Sakmarian (295.5 - 290.1 Ma)

• 649 m above base of formation.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. B. Waterhouse and J. Waddington. 1982. Systematic descriptions, paleoecology and correlations of the late Paleozoic subfamily Spiriferellinae (Brachiopoda) from the Yukon Territory and the Canadian Arctic Archipelago. Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin 289:1-73 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 117719: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 26.09.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Productida - Productidae
Rhynchonellata
 Athyridida - Athyrididae
Composita bamberi Shi and Waterhouse 1996
 Spiriferida - Spiriferellidae
Spiriferella saranae de Verneuil 1845