2008-PR-3.6 (Ordovician of Canada)

Where: Quebec, Canada (49.3° N, 61.8° W: paleocoordinates 24.2° S, 38.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• hand sample-level geographic resolution

When: Chitinozoa other zone, Mill Bay Member (Vaureal Formation), Katian (453.0 - 445.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified, calcareous shale and lithified, calcareous sandstone

Size class: microfossils

Preservation: original chitin

Collected by A. Achab, A. Desrochers in 2008

Collection methods: bulk, chemical,

Primary reference: A. Achab, E. Asselin, A. Desrochers, J. F. Riva, and C. Farley. 2010. Chitinozoan biostratigraphy of a new Upper Ordovician stratigraphic framework for Anticosti Island, Canada. Geological Society America Bulletin 123(1/2):186-205 [S. Finnegan/S. Finnegan]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190701: authorized by Seth Finnegan, entered by Seth Finnegan on 14.12.2017

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