Loder's Creek (W.B. Clarke coll) (Permian of Australia)

Where: New South Wales, Australia (32.6° S, 151.3° E: paleocoordinates 67.5° S, 161.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Muree Formation, Roadian (272.3 - 268.8 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by W.B. Clarke

• Collected by the Rev. W.B. Clarke and sent to Prof. Sedgwick

Primary reference: F. M'Coy. 1847. XXI. On the fossil botany and zoology of the rocks associated with the coal of Australia. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 20(133):226-236 [G. Webster/G. Webster/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 133347: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 10.09.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Productida - Productidae
"Productus" undulatus n. sp. M'Coy 1847
 Productida - Linoproductidae
"Productus brachythaerus" = Terrakea brachythaera
"Productus brachythaerus" = Terrakea brachythaera Morris 1845
Rhynchonellata
 Spiriferida - Ingelarellidae
"Spirifera darwinii" = Notospirifer darwini
"Spirifera darwinii" = Notospirifer darwini Morris 1845
Bivalvia
 Pholadomyida - Megadesmidae
"Notomya ovalis n. sp." = Pyramus myiformis
"Notomya ovalis n. sp." = Pyramus myiformis Dana 1847 clam
Gastropoda
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
"Pleurotomaria subcancellata" = Walnichollsia subcancellata
"Pleurotomaria subcancellata" = Walnichollsia subcancellata Morris 1845 snail
Stenolaemata
 Fenestrida - Polyporidae
"Fenestella ampla" = Protoretepora ampla
"Fenestella ampla" = Protoretepora ampla Lonsdale 1844