Ctenodus roberti-type locality (Carboniferous of the United Kingdom)

Also known as Heads of Ayr, Ayr

Where: Ayrshire, United Kingdom (55.4° N, 4.7° W: paleocoordinates 11.1° S, 2.5° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Ballagan Formation, Tournaisian (358.9 - 346.7 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: T. R. Smithson, K. R. Richards, and J. A. Clack. 2016. Lungfish diversity in Romer's Gap: reaction to the end-Devonian. Palaeontology 59(1):29-44 [G. Lloyd/G. Lloyd/G. Lloyd]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 196860: authorized by Graeme Lloyd, entered by Graeme Lloyd on 11.10.2018

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Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Dipnoi - Dipteridae
Ctenodus roberti n. sp. Smithson et al. 2016 lungfish
UMZC 2014.10