Fernie - Red Deer River: Oxfordian, Canada

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Aspidoceratidae
Peltoceras occidentale Whiteaves 1907
see common names

Country:Canada State/province:Alberta
Coordinates: 51.6° North, 115.4° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:46.9° North, 56.0° West
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:local area
Period:Jurassic Epoch:Late/Upper Jurassic
Stage:Oxfordian 10 m.y. bin:Jurassic 5
Key time interval:Oxfordian
Age range of interval:163.50000 - 157.30000 m.y. ago
Stratigraphic resolution:formation
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: lithified mudstone
Lithology description: no lithologic description given in paper, but lithology based on typical lithology of the Fernie
Geology comments: environment based on typical Fernie environment
Modes of preservation:mold/impression
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Database number:195173
Authorizer:S. Holland Enterer:S. Holland
Research group:marine invertebrate
Created:2018-07-24 13:53:22 Last modified:2018-07-24 13:53:22
Access level:the public Released:2018-07-24 13:53:22
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

66408. J.F. Whiteaves. 1907. Description of a Canadian species of Peltoceras. The Ottawa Naturalist 21:80-82 [S. Holland/S. Holland]