GS5885, Wairaki Gorge (D44/f9604) (Permian of New Zealand)

Where: Southland, New Zealand (45.8° S, 167.8° E: paleocoordinates 45.8° S, 167.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Notostrophia zealandicus brachiopod zone, Takitimu Group, Artinskian (290.1 - 279.3 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by A.R. Mutch, C.A. Fleming, J.B. Waterhouse

Primary reference: J. B. Waterhouse. 1963. Permian gastropods of New Zealand; Part 2, Pleurotomariacea (in part). New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 6:115-154 [T. Olszewski/L. Fall/L. Fall]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 41775: authorized by David Bottjer, entered by Matthew Clapham on 20.07.2004, edited by Leigh Fall

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Productida - Strophalosiidae
Echinalosia ardua6 Waterhouse 1982
 Productida - Monticuliferidae
"Cancrinella aff. farleyensis" = Costatumulus farleyensis6
"Cancrinella aff. farleyensis" = Costatumulus farleyensis6 Etheridge and Dun 1909
 Productida - Linoproductidae
Terrakea pollex4 Hill 1950
T. pollex aurispina n. subsp.
? Linoproductus sp.6 Chao 1927
 Productida - Rugosochonetidae
? Lissochonetes sp.6 Dunbar and Condra 1932
 Orthotetida - Schuchertellidae
Notostrophia zealandicus n. sp.6 Waterhouse 1982
Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Gillediidae
Maorielasma sp.4 Waterhouse 1964
 Spiriferida - Trigonotretidae
Aperispirifer "sp. A"5 Waterhouse 1968
 Spiriferida - Brachythyrididae
Pustuloplica baccata n. gen. n. sp.5
Pustuloplica baccata n. gen. n. sp.5 Waterhouse 1968
 Spiriferida - Ingelarellidae
"Ingelarella ovata" = Ambikella ovata4, Ingelarella sulcata n. sp.4, "Ambikella plica" = Ingelarella plica5, Martiniopsis adminiculata n. sp.6, "Notospirifer aff. hillae" = Papulinella hillae4
"Ingelarella ovata" = Ambikella ovata4 Campbell 1961
Ingelarella sulcata n. sp.4 Waterhouse 1964
"Ambikella plica" = Ingelarella plica5 Campbell 1960
Martiniopsis adminiculata n. sp.6 Waterhouse 1982
"Notospirifer aff. hillae" = Papulinella hillae4 Campbell 1961
 Spiriferida - Martiniidae
Martinia sp.5 M'Coy 1844
 Rhynchonellida - Wellerellidae
Plekonella campbelli n. sp.4 Waterhouse 1964
 Rhynchonellida - Petasmariidae
"Pugnoides" tardivenus n. sp.6 Waterhouse 1982
 Rhynchonellida - Psilocamaridae
Psilocamara saginatum n. sp.4 Waterhouse 1964
 Orthida - Rhipidomellidae
Bivalvia
 Myalinida - Atomodesmatidae
Atomodesma "sp. A"3 Beyrich 1865 clam
 Pectinida - Streblochondriidae
Streblochondria "sp. A"7 Newell 1938 scallop
 Pectinida - Deltopectinidae
Deltopecten aff. limaeformis7 Morris 1845 scallop
 Pectinida - Heteropectinidae
Fletcheripecten "sp. A"7 Waterhouse 1982 scallop
Etheripecten "sp. A"7 Waterhouse 1963 scallop
Gastropoda
 Euomphalina - Anomphalidae
Cycloscena costata n. sp.2 Waterhouse 1963 snail
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
Peruvispira robusta n. sp.1 Waterhouse 1963 snail
Pandospira nuda n. sp. Waterhouse 1963 snail
Anthozoa
 Stauriida - Hapsiphyllidae
Euryphyllum sp.6 Hill 1937 horn coral