Manuel’s Brook, Conception Bay: Branchian, Canada

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Hyolithelminthida - Hyolithellidae
Hyolithellus micans (Billings 1871)
Metazoa indet. Haeckel 1874
synonym of Animalia
duplicate entry of Scenella reticulata
Coleoloides typicalis Walcott 1890
Trilobita - Redlichiida - Ellipsocephalidae
Solenopleura howleyi Walcott 1890
recombined as Geyerorodes howleyi
Solenopleura harveyi n. sp. Walcott 1890
Walcott 1890
recombined as Lusatiops harveyi
Agraulos nasutus (Walcott 1891)
recombined as Strenuella strenua nasutus
A. (S.) strenuus var. nasutus
Trilobita - Redlichiida - Agraulidae
Agraulos strenuus Billings 1874
Agraulos (S.) strenuus
Trilobita - Redlichiida
Olenellus (Mesonacis) broeggeri (Walcott 1888)
recombined as Callavia broggeri
Olenellus (Mesonacis) bröggeri
Trilobita - Corynexochida - Dorypygidae
Solenopleura bombifrons Matthews 1887
recombined as Bonnia bombifrons
Trilobita - Atopidae
Avalonia manuelensis n. gen., n. sp. Walcott 1890
Walcott 1890
Agnostida - Weymouthiidae
Microdiscus bellimarginatus Shaler and Foerste 1888
recombined as Serrodiscus bellimarginatus
Agnostida - Calodiscidae
Microdiscus helena Walcott 1890
recombined as Calodiscus helena
Agnostida - Hebediscidae
? Ptychoparia attleborensis Shaler and Foerste 1888
recombined as Hebediscus attleborensis
Ptychoparia attleboroughensis
Helcionelloida - Pelagiellida - Pelagiellidae
Platyceras primaevum Billings 1872
recombined as Pelagiella primaeva
Platyceras primævum
Helcionelloida - Helcionellida - Stenothecidae
? Stenotheca acutacosta (Walcott 1890)
Stenotheca rugosa var. acutacosta
Helcionelloida - Helcionellida - Yochelcionellidae
Stenotheca rugosa (Hall 1847)
Stenotheca rugosa erecta FIX THIS, JOHN!!!!
    = Helcionella erecta n. sp. Walcott 1891
Resser 1938
recombined as Yochelcionella erecta
Tergomya - Scenellidae
Scenella levis
Scenella rugosa var. levis
? Scenella paupera
Scenella rugosa var . paupera
Scenella reticulata Billings 1872
Billings 1872
Orthothecida - Tetrathecidae
Hyolithes quadricostatus Shaler and Foerste 1888
recombined as Holmitheca quadricostatus
Hyolithida - Hyolithidae
Hyolithes princeps Billings 1872
recombined as Nevadotheca princeps
Helenia bella Walcott 1890
Hyolithida - Pauxillitidae
"Hyolithes" terranovicus Walcott 1890
recombined as Neopauxillites terranovicus
Hyolithes impar Ford 1872
synonym of Insolitotheca communis
Hyolithida - Similothecidae
Hyolithes similis Walcott 1890
recombined as Similotheca similis
Obolellata - Obolellida - Obolellidae
Obolella atlantica Walcott 1890
see common names

Country:Canada State/province:Newfoundland and Labrador
Coordinates: 47.9° North, 53.9° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:81.2° South, 53.7° West
Basis of coordinate:stated in text
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Cambrian Epoch:Series 2
10 m.y. bin:Cambrian 2-3
Key time interval:Branchian Trilobite zone: Callavia broeggeri
Age range of interval:517.10000 - 509.00000 m.y. ago
Stratigraphic resolution:formation
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: "limestone"
Environment:carbonate indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:mesofossils,microfossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Database number:99495
Authorizer:P. Wagner Enterer:P. Wagner
Modifier:P. Wagner Research group:marine invertebrate
Created:2010-11-13 11:42:09 Last modified:2024-01-05 18:59:17
Access level:the public Released:2010-11-13 11:42:09
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

31617. C. D. Walcott. 1891. The fauna of the Lower Cambrian or Olenellus Zone. Annual Report of the United States Geological Survey 10:509-761 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]

Secondary references:

28513 C. J. Atkins and J. S. Peel. 2008. Yochelcionella (Mollusca, Helcionelloida) from the lower Cambrian of North America. Bulletin of Geosciences 83(1):23-38 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]
15314 E. Billings. 1872. On some fossils from the primordial rocks of Newfoundland. Canadian Naturalist and Quarterly Journal of Science 6:465-479 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner/P. Wagner]
13316 C. E. Resser. 1938. Fourth contribution to nomenclature of Cambrian fossils. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 91(10):1-43 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner/P. Wagner]
24780 C. D. Walcott. 1890. Descriptive notes of new genera and species from the Lower Cambrian or Olenellus zone of North America. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 12:33-46 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]