New York Canyon, Shoshone Mountains (B. oregonensis assemblage) (Jurassic of the United States)

Where: Nevada (38.5° N, 118.1° W: paleocoordinates 19.5° N, 56.2° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Ferguson Hill Member (Sunrise Formation), Angulata (201.3 - 196.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Northwest Museum of Natural History (NWMNH)

Primary reference: D. G. Taylor. 1998. Late Hettangian-early Sinemurian (Jurassic) ammonite biochronology of the western Cordillera, United States. Geobios 31:467-497 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 157511: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 22.06.2014

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Taxonomic list

 Ammonitida - Arietitidae
"Paracaloceras (Gyrophioceras) mineralense n. sp." = Gyrophioceras mineralense
"Paracaloceras (Gyrophioceras) mineralense n. sp." = Gyrophioceras mineralense Taylor 1998 ammonite