Colorado River, 2 miles south of Herrings Bluff, Runnels County (Permian of the United States)

Where: Texas (31.6° N, 99.8° W: paleocoordinates 0.7° N, 30.2° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Talpa Formation, Kungurian (279.3 - 272.3 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the USNM

Primary reference: H. Muir-Wood and G. A. Cooper. 1960. Morphology, classification and life habits of the Productoidea (Brachiopoda). Geological Society of America Memoir 81:1-447 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 151298: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 26.09.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Productida - Aulostegidae
"Costellaria costellata n. gen. n. sp." = Costellarina costellata
"Costellaria costellata n. gen. n. sp." = Costellarina costellata Muir-Wood and Cooper 1960