DV-2, Dog Valley, Pahvant Range (Triassic of the United States)

Where: Utah (38.7° N, 112.5° W: paleocoordinates 8.9° N, 37.9° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Thaynes Group, Smithian (251.3 - 247.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore ramp; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: Repository: Palaeontological Institute and Museum at the University of Zürich (PIMUZ)

Primary reference: R. Hofmann, H. Hautmann, A. Brayard, A. Nützel, K. G. Bylund, J. F. Jenks, E. Vennin, N. Olivier, and H. Bucher. 2014. Recovery of benthic marine communities from the end-Permian mass extinction at the low latitudes of eastern Panthalassa. Palaeontology 57:547-589 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 156106: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 08.05.2014

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Lingulata
 Lingulida - Lingulidae
Lingularia borealis Bittner 1899
Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Heteropectinidae
Eumorphotis multiformis Bittner 1899 scallop
 Protobranchia - Tindariidae
"Unionites cf. canalensis" = Austrotindaria canalensis
"Unionites cf. canalensis" = Austrotindaria canalensis Catullo 1847 clam