CP667617 - Misery Hill (Cambrian of Australia)

Where: Tasmania, Australia (41.9° S, 145.4° E: paleocoordinates 10.6° N, 162.6° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Dundas Group, Payntonian (494.0 - 485.4 Ma)

• Comes from an unnamed unit. Underlies PBDB collection 119430.

Environment/lithology: shoreface; lithified sandstone and lithified siltstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by K. D. Corbett

Primary reference: J. B. Jago and K. D. Corbett. 1990. Latest Cambrian trilobites from Misery Hill, western Tasmania. Alcheringa 14:233-246 [A. Miller/A. Zaffos]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 119429: authorized by Arnold Miller, entered by Andrew Zaffos on 25.10.2011

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Taxonomic list

  - Dikelocephalidae
Diemanosaukia miserabilis Jago and Corbett 1990 trilobite
 Lingulida - Obolidae
Obolidae indet. King 1846
 Bellerophontida -
Bellerophontida indet. Ulrich and Scofield 1897 snail