WAPET 53, Frasnian, Canning Basin, Western Australia (Devonian of Australia)

Where: Western Australia, Australia (19.0° S, 126.0° E: paleocoordinates 19.8° S, 127.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Sadler Limestone Formation, Frasnian (382.7 - 372.2 Ma)

• "Frasnian, as indicated by the associated fauna"

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

• Within context of larger reef complex.

Primary reference: A. G. Cook, R. B. Blodgett, and R. T. Becker. 2003. Late Devonian gastropods from the Canning Basin, Western Australia. Alcheringa 27(3-4):181-207 [M. Foote/M. Foote/M. Foote]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38981: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 18.05.2004

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Taxonomic list

• Ref. 10548 covers gastropods only.
 Euomphalina - Euomphalidae
"Straparollus (Euomphalus) sp." = Euomphalus
"Straparollus (Euomphalus) sp." = Euomphalus Sowerby 1814 snail
 Euomphalina - Pseudophoridae
Roemeriella alticonus n. sp. Cook et al. 2003 snail
 Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae
Aglaoglypta veeversi Cook 1998 snail
 Neritoidea - Naticopsidae
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
Euryzone hullensis n. sp. Cook et al. 2003 snail
Westralospira dickinsi n. gen. n. sp. Cook et al. 2003 snail
 Murchisoniina - Palaeozygopleuridae
Palaeozygopleura canningensis n. sp. Cook et al. 2003 snail