Rio de la Troya-1: Tournaisian, Argentina

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Camarotoechiidae
Azurduya cingolanii Cisterna and Isaacson 2003
(19 measurements)
see common names

Country:Argentina State/province:La Rioja
Coordinates: 28.9° South, 68.8° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:67.0° South, 81.2° West
Basis of coordinate:estimated from map
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Carboniferous Epoch:Early/Lower Mississippian
Stage:Tournaisian 10 m.y. bin:Carboniferous 1
Key time interval:Tournaisian Brachiopod zone:
Age range of interval:358.90000 - 346.70000 m.y. ago
Formation:Punilla Member:Upper (Informal)
Stratigraphic resolution:member
Stratigraphy comments: See Caminos et al. 1993 12do Congreso Geológico Argentino, Tomo II:31-41
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: lithified sandy,conglomeratic "siliciclastic"
Secondary lithology: lithified silty,sandy "siliciclastic"
Includes fossils?Y
Environment:marine indet.
Modes of preservation:body,cast
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Temporal resolution:time-averaged
Spatial resolution:parautochthonous
Collection methods and comments
Collection methods:bulk,field collection
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Database number:136609
Authorizer:D. Balseiro Enterer:D. Balseiro
Created:2012-11-30 09:41:43 Last modified:2012-11-29 16:41:43
Access level:the public Released:2012-11-30 09:41:43
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

43670. G. A. Cisterna and P. E. Isaacson. 2003. A new Carboniferous brachiopod genus from South America. Alcheringa 27:63-73 [D. Balseiro/D. Balseiro]