Boggy Creek (Carboniferous of the United States)

Where: Pontotoc County, Oklahoma (38.3° N, 93.7° W: paleocoordinates 5.7° S, 28.9° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Boggy Formation, Moscovian (315.2 - 307.0 Ma)

• Middle part of Boggy Shale

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified shale

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Columbia University

Primary reference: A. K. Miller and J.B. Owen. 1939. An ammonoid fauna from the lower Pennsylvanian Cherokee Formation of Missouri. Journal of Paleontology 13(2):141-162 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 170344: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 20.06.2015

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Goniatitida - Anthracoceratidae
Anthracoceras oklahomense n. sp. Miller and Owen 1939 ammonite