Where: New Zealand (42.1° S, 171.9° E: paleocoordinates 23.1° S, 178.8° W)
• coordinate based on nearby landmark
• local area-level geographic resolution
When: Lankey Limestone Formation, Emsian (407.6 - 393.3 Ma)
• Reefton Group is not very well dated, as there are few correlatable fossils.
• formation-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: marine; limestone and sandstone
Collection methods: See PBDB coll. 25785 for reef fauna.
Primary reference: M. A. Bradshaw. 1999. Lower Devonian bivalves from the Reefton Group, New Zealand. Memoirs of the Association of Australasian Palaeontologists 20:1-171 [M. Foote/M. Foote/P. Wagner]more details
Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis
PaleoDB collection 40524: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 24.06.2004
Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)