Spring Mountains, Goodsprings Quadrangle (Devonian of the United States)

Also known as Locality 90b of Hewett 1931

Where: Clark County, Nevada (35.9° N, 115.6° W: paleocoordinates 22.4° S, 57.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Sultan Formation, Frasnian (382.7 - 372.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A.E.H. Pedder. 1966. The Upper Devonian gastropod Orecopia in western Canada. Palaeontology 9(1):142-147 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 56256: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 16.11.2005

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Taxonomic list

 Euomphalina - Omphalotrochidae
Orecopia mccoyi Walcott 1884 snail