Redwater Complex margin (Devonian of Canada)

Where: Alberta, Canada (54.0° N, 113.1° W: paleocoordinates 12.4° S, 41.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

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

• at 1009.1 m

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: perireef or subreef; lithified, argillaceous limestone and lithified, calcareous shale

• transitional beds reef complex-basin

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: core, peel or thin section,

Primary reference: R. S. McLean. 2005. Phillipsastreid corals from the Frasnian (Upper Devonian) of western Canada: taxonomy and biostratigraphic significance. NRC Press 1-109 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 83827: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 04.09.2008

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Stauriida - Phillipsastreidae
Macgeea parva horn coral