Duckworth Creek, SW of Bluff, QML 215 (Triassic of Australia)

Also known as AAW field locality Q6, QM L215

Where: Queensland, Australia (23.6° S, 148.9° E: paleocoordinates 56.8° S, 137.6° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Arcadia Formation (Rewan Group), Induan (252.2 - 251.2 Ma)

• Lower part of Arcadia Formation. Warren et al. (2006) argued that the Arcadia Formation is likely earliest Triassic in age based upon SHRIMP, U/Pb and microflora evidence that the conformably underlying Sagittarius Sandstone of the Rewan Group is largely Permian in age.

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; red mudstone

• red mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: mechanical,

• QM: Queensland Museum

Primary reference: A. A. Warren and M. N. Hutchinson. 1988. A new capitosaurid amphibian from the early Triassic of Queensland, and the ontogeny of the capitosaur skull. Palaeontology 31(3):857-876 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 94541: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 25.02.2010, edited by Richard Butler

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Temnospondyli - Brachyopidae
"Brachyops allos n. sp." = Xenobrachyops allos1
"Brachyops allos n. sp." = Xenobrachyops allos1 Howie 1972 tetrapod
QM F6572 (holotype), skull
 Temnospondyli - Chigutisauridae
Keratobrachyops australis n. gen. n. sp.4
Keratobrachyops australis n. gen. n. sp.4 Warren 1981 tetrapod
QM F10115 (holotype), skull. QM F10116, 10117, 14487, 14488
 Temnospondyli - Trematosauridae
Tirraturhinus smisseni n. gen. n. sp.2
Tirraturhinus smisseni n. gen. n. sp.2 Nield et al. 2006 tetrapod
QM F44093
 Temnospondyli -
"Parotosuchus aliciae n. sp." = Warrenisuchus aliciae
"Parotosuchus aliciae n. sp." = Warrenisuchus aliciae Warren and Hutchinson 1988 tetrapod
 Temnospondyli - Rhytidosteidae
Nanolania anatopretia n. gen. n. sp.6
Nanolania anatopretia n. gen. n. sp.6 Yates 2000 tetrapod
QM F12293 (holotype). QM F14480 35247, 35393, 39666
 Temnospondyli - Derwentiidae
"Arcadia myriadens n. gen. n. sp." = Rewana myriadens5
"Arcadia myriadens n. gen. n. sp." = Rewana myriadens5 Warren and Black 1985 tetrapod
QM F10121, QM F12293
Reptilia
 Eosuchia -
Tasmaniosaurus triassicus3 Camp and Banks 1978 archosauromorph
QM F9549