Boat Harbour section, Barbace Cove member (Ordovician of Canada)

Where: Newfoundland, Canada (51.6° N, 55.9° W: paleocoordinates 31.7° S, 48.9° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Barbace Cove Member (Boat Harbour Formation), Tulean (480.8 - 474.9 Ma)

• "above pebble bed", in Boyce 1986

Environment/lithology: limestone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: S. Stouge and W. D. Boyce. 1983. Fossils of Northwestern Newfoundland and Southeastern Labrador: Conodonts and Trilobites. In R. V. Gibbons (ed.), Publications of the Mineral Development Division 83(3):1-63 [B. Kröger/B. Kröger]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 195769: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 24.08.2018

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Taxonomic list

 Proetida - Hystricuridae
Hillyardina sp. Ross 1951 trilobite
Parahystricurus sp. Ross 1951 trilobite
 Proetida - Bathyuridae
Strigigenalis sp., "Peltabellia (cf. Peltabellia) crassimarginata" = Strigigenalis crassimarginata2, Strigigenalis caudata1, Peltabellia sp., "Bathyurina sp." = Jeffersonia, "Bathyurus timon" = Jeffersonia timon1, Bolbocephalus convexus, "Paraplethopeltis seelyi" = Bolbocephalus seelyi, "Bolbocephalus (cf. Bolbocephalus) seelyi" = Bolbocephalus seelyi1, Petigurus nero, Benthamaspis (cf. Benthamaspis) conica1
Strigigenalis sp. Whittington and Ross 1953 trilobite
"Peltabellia (cf. Peltabellia) crassimarginata" = Strigigenalis crassimarginata2 Cullison 1944 trilobite
Strigigenalis caudata1 Billings 1865 trilobite
Peltabellia sp. Whittington 1953 trilobite
"Bathyurina sp." = Jeffersonia Poulson 1927 trilobite
"Bathyurus timon" = Jeffersonia timon1 Billings 1865 trilobite
Bolbocephalus convexus Billings 1865 trilobite
"Paraplethopeltis seelyi" = Bolbocephalus seelyi Whitfield 1889 trilobite
"Bolbocephalus (cf. Bolbocephalus) seelyi" = Bolbocephalus seelyi1 Whitfield 1889 trilobite
Petigurus nero Billings 1865 trilobite
 Asaphida - Asaphidae
Parabellefontia sp. Hintze 1953 trilobite
Isoteloides peri Fortey 1979 trilobite