Ace Hill, Plattsmouth, Queen Hill Shale (Carboniferous of the United States)

Where: Cass County, Nebraska (41.0° N, 95.8° W: paleocoordinates 0.2° S, 26.7° W)

When: Lecompton Formation (Shawnee Group), Gzhelian (303.7 - 298.9 Ma)

• Queen Hill shale, Lecompton formation, Shawnee group, Virgil series, Stephanian A, Pennsylvanian

Environment/lithology: marine; shale

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Gerard R. Case, WD White, W. Rushlau; reposited in the FMNH

Primary reference: R. Zangerl and G. R. Case. 1973. Iniopterygia, a New Order of Chondrichthyan Fishes from the Pennsylvanian of North America. Fieldiana Geology Memoirs 6:1-67 [M. Clapham/P. Vazquez/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 132177: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Priscilla Vazquez on 09.08.2012

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Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Iniopterygia - Sibyrhynchidae
Inioxyele whitei n. gen. n. sp. Zangerl and Case 1973 cartilaginous fish
FMNH PF6651
Sibyrhynchus denisoni Zangerl and Case 1973 cartilaginous fish
FMNH PF7216, PF7224
 Eugeneodontiformes - Eugeneodontidae
Bobbodus schaefferi n. gen. n. sp.
Bobbodus schaefferi n. gen. n. sp. Zangerl 1981 chimaera
FMNH PF7292