Also known as Bangor Limestone, Faunal level 2, Franklin Co., Alabama
Where: Franklin County, Alabama (34.5° N, 87.8° W: paleocoordinates 16.1° S, 32.0° W)
• coordinate based on nearby landmark
• outcrop-level geographic resolution
When: Adetognathus unicornis conodont zone, Bangor Limestone Formation, Chesterian (339.4 - 318.1 Ma)
• Upper Mississippian.
• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: offshore shelf; lithified, gray, calcareous grainstone and shale
Size class: macrofossils
Reposited in the USGS
• These are USGS coll. 28099-PC (forams and conodonts) and USGS coll. 28479-PC (macrofauna).
Primary reference: T. H. Henry, M. Gordon, Jr., S. P. Schweinfurth and W. H. Gillespie. 1985. Significance of the Goniatite Bilingulites eliasi and associated biotas, Parkwood Formation and Bangor Limestone, Northeastern Alabama. Journal of Paleontolgy 59(5):1138-1145 [A. Miller/A. Webber]more details
Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis
PaleoDB collection 2853: authorized by Arnold Miller, entered by Andrew Webber on 21.07.1999
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