Main Canyon, Putnam Highland (Ordovician to of Canada)

Where: Nunavut, Canada (65.3° N, 73.2° W: paleocoordinates 8.7° S, 40.9° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Belodina confluens conodont zone, Amadjuak Formation, Edenian to Edenian (460.9 - 449.5 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the GSC

Primary reference: A. E. Wilson. 1931. Notes on the Baffinland fossils collected by J. Dewey Soper during 1925 and 1929. Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada 25:285-306 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 181083: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 18.08.2016

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Taxonomic list

 Euomphalina - Macluritidae
? Maclurina manitobensis Whiteaves 1890 snail
? Maclurina manitobensis ovalis
 Bellerophontida - Bucaniidae
"Salpingostoma soperi n. sp." = Salpingostoma richmondensis
"Salpingostoma soperi n. sp." = Salpingostoma richmondensis Ulrich and Scofield 1897 snail