Deep Bay, unit 30D, Cygnet (Permian of Australia)

Where: Tasmania, Australia (43.2° S, 147.1° E: paleocoordinates 77.9° S, 172.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Deep Bay Formation, Kungurian (279.3 - 272.3 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified, gray, sandy siltstone

• Sandy siltstone, gray with deep red and ochreous areas centered on irregular coarser patches and pebbles

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: Repository: Geological Survey of Tasmania (GST)

Primary reference: M. J. Clarke. 1992. A new notospiriferine genus (Spiriferida: Brachiopoda) from the Permian of Tasmania. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 126:73-76 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 134041: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 01.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Spiriferida - Ingelarellidae
Farmerella exoporosa n. gen. n. sp.
Farmerella exoporosa n. gen. n. sp. Clarke 1992