QML 1019, ridge of silicrete 100 meters north of road 500m East of Storm Dam 190 (Devonian of Australia)

Also known as Murchisonia Community, Dosey Limestone, Broken River Province, N Queensland

Where: Queensland, Australia (19.5° S, 144.7° E: paleocoordinates 11.4° S, 150.1° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Uppermost beds Member (Dosey Limestone Formation), Givetian (387.7 - 382.7 Ma)

• Polygnathus varcus zone.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: limestone

• Biostromal environment, associated with corals, stromatoporoids, and sponges.

Collection methods: Queensland Museum

Primary reference: A. G. Cook and N. Camilleri. 1997. Middle Devonian gastropods from the Broken River Province, north Queensland. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 42(1):55-79 [M. Foote/M. Foote/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 39870: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 10.06.2004, edited by Pete Wagner

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Only gastropods are reported in detail. NOTE: This lumps localities! One occurrence belongs to QML 1018. Specimens at Queensland Museum, Brisbane.
 Trochonematoidea - Lophospiridae
"Murchisonia (Murchisonia) cf. fermioni" = Hanusispira fermioni
"Murchisonia (Murchisonia) cf. fermioni" = Hanusispira fermioni Tassell 1982 snail
 Euomphalina - Omphalotrochidae
Omphalotrochidae indet. Knight 1945 snail
 Euomphalina - Euomphalidae
"Straparollus (Euomphalus) "sp. A"" = Euomphalus, Straparollus (Straparollus) sp.
"Straparollus (Euomphalus) "sp. A"" = Euomphalus Sowerby 1814 snail
Straparollus (Straparollus) sp. de Montfort 1810 snail
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
Frillbeastia queenslandicus n. gen. n. sp. Cook and Camilleri 1997 snail
 Murchisoniina - Murchisoniidae
"Murchisonia (Murchisonia) lawlessi n. sp." = Murchisonia lawlessi, Murchisonia (Murchisonia) sp.
"Murchisonia (Murchisonia) lawlessi n. sp." = Murchisonia lawlessi Cook and Camilleri 1997 snail
Murchisonia (Murchisonia) sp. d'Archiac and de Verneuil 1841 snail
 Murchisoniina - Cheeneetnukiidae
Cheeneetnukia australis n. sp. Blodgett and Cook 2002 snail
 Murchisoniina - Soleniscidae
"Soleniscus cf. subcostata" = Bensbergia subcostata
"Soleniscus cf. subcostata" = Bensbergia subcostata von Schlotheim 1820 snail
 Murchisoniina - Loxonematidae
? Stylonema sp. Perner 1907 snail
Porifera indet. Grant 1836
 Stromatoporoidea -
Anthozoa indet. Ehrenberg 1834