GSWA 102835. 40 m E of House & Becker's section 364 (Bed 71) (Devonian of Australia)

Where: Western Australia, Australia (18.0° S, 126.0° E: paleocoordinates 18.6° S, 127.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Palmatolepis linguiformis conodont zone, Virgin Hills Formation, Late/Upper Frasnian (379.5 - 376.1 Ma)

• latest Frasnian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; grainstone and sandstone

• Within context of larger reef complex. Interpreted in ref. 10549 as marginal slope and basin facies.
• Ref. 10549: "The Virgin Hills Fromation is typically red and consists of calcarenite, calcirudite and megabreccia with interbedded sandstone, siltstone, and conglomerate; clastic sediments become more common in the basin facies."

Size class: macrofossils

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 39007: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 18.05.2004

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Taxonomic list

• Ref. 10548 covers gastropods only.
 Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae
Aglaoglypta veeversi Cook 1998 snail
 Neritoidea - Naticopsidae
 Murchisoniina - Luciellidae
Playfordia australis n. gen. n. sp.
Playfordia australis n. gen. n. sp. Cook et al. 2003 snail
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
Tasselliana australis n. gen. n. sp.
Tasselliana australis n. gen. n. sp. Cook et al. 2003 snail
 Pleurotomariida - Phymatopleuridae
Baylea teicherti n. sp. Cook et al. 2003 snail