Factoryville (Devonian of the United States)

Where: Wyoming County, Pennsylvania (41.6° N, 75.8° W: paleocoordinates 33.0° S, 24.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Chemung Formation, Late/Upper Devonian (382.7 - 358.9 Ma)

• The age is given as "Catskill", although it is probably oler (Chemung or Canadaway).

Environment/lithology: marine; green claystone

• "greenish clay rock"

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: E. D. Cope. 1897. On New Paleozoic Vertebrata from Illinois, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 36:71-91 [J. Mueller/T. Liebrecht/E. Dunne]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 165525: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 21.01.2015

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Taxonomic list

 Dipnomorpha - Holoptychiidae
Holoptychus latus n. sp. Cope 1897 lobe-finned fish