Wood's Flat, Murray River (Miocene of Australia)

Where: South Australia, Australia (34.2° S, 139.6° E: paleocoordinates 43.6° S, 137.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Langhian (16.0 - 13.8 Ma)

• Morgan Limestone, now considered to be a subgroup; formation not known.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: South Australian Museum or University of Adelaide (AUGD)

Primary reference: B. McGowran. 1959. Tertiary nautiloids (Eutrephoceras and Cimomia) from South Australia. Journal of Paleontology 33:435-448 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 171289: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 05.07.2015, edited by Mark Uhen

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Nautilida - Nautilidae
Eutrephoceras altifrons Chapman 1915 nautiloid
Chondrichthyes
 Pristiformes - Pristidae
Pristis recurvidens Chapman and Cudmore 1924 sawfish