Bed VI 2, Quarry by railroad track, Fort Hunter hamlet, Florida (Ordovician of the United States)

Where: Montgomery County, New York (42.9° N, 74.3° W: paleocoordinates 31.7° S, 68.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Rossodus manitouensis conodont zone, Tribes Hill Formation (Beekmantown Group), Gasconadian (485.4 - 477.7 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; calcareous sandstone

• "The Tribes Hill Formation is a deepening-shoaling, unconformity-bounded, carbonate-dominated sequence laid down on a wave dominated shelf (Landing et al., 1996; Landing, 1998)." (Kröger & Landing, 2007)
• "Typical calciferous sandstone layers"

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: cast

Primary reference: H.F. Cleland. 1900. The Calciferous of the Mohawk Valley, with descriptions of new species. Bulletins of American Paleontology 3(13):1-26 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 119376: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 23.10.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Only gastropods and rostroconchs entered from Cleland's lists
Trilobita
 Proetida - Bathyuridae
"Bathyurus ellipticus n. sp." = Petigurus ellipticus
"Bathyurus ellipticus n. sp." = Petigurus ellipticus Cleland 1900 trilobite
Gastropoda
 Euomphalina - Macluritidae
"Ecculiomphalus multiseptarius n. sp." = Macluritella multiseptarius
"Ecculiomphalus multiseptarius n. sp." = Macluritella multiseptarius Cleland 1900 snail
 Euomphalina - Ophiletidae
"Pleurotomaria hunterensis n. sp." = Polygyrata hunterensis
"Pleurotomaria hunterensis n. sp." = Polygyrata hunterensis Cleland 1900 snail
Cephalopoda
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