Where: Monroe County, Illinois (38.4° N, 90.2° W: paleocoordinates 19.8° S, 36.2° W)
• coordinate based on nearby landmark
• local area-level geographic resolution
When: Warsaw Limestone Formation, Osagean (353.8 - 342.8 Ma)
• STRATIGRAPHIC RELATIONS: From the Warsaw Limestone, for which lithostratigraphic relationships are not discussed. AGE: Mississippian in text; placed in Osagean. STRATIGRAPHIC POSITION: Collection representative of formation in local area.
• formation-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: lithified limestone
Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils
Collection methods: COLLECTOR: Not stated. REPOSITORY: Not stated.
Primary reference: R. S. Bassler and B. Kellett. 1934. Bibliographic Index of Paleozoic Ostracoda. Geological Society of America Special Paper (1)1-500 [A. Hendy/A. Hendy]more details
Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis
PaleoDB collection 162328: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 22.09.2014
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