East Arm of Bonne Bay (Cambrian of Canada)

Where: Newfoundland, Canada (49.5° N, 57.9° W: paleocoordinates 40.1° S, 73.6° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Olenellus trilobite zone, Forteau Formation (Labrador Group), Dyeran (515.3 - 511.2 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: limestone and carbonate

• "consisting of biohermal limestones, and bedded carbonates and shales"

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: A. B. Smith. 1985. Cambrian eleutherozoan echinoderms and the early diversification of edrioasteroids. Palaeontology 28(4):715-756 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 199414: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 23.01.2019

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Taxonomic list

 Edrioasterida -
Stromatocystites walcotti n. sp. Schuchert 1919