Trough Springs Canyon, 93NVLI-3 (Carboniferous of the United States)

Where: Lincoln County, Nevada (38.4° N, 115.0° W: paleocoordinates 0.3° N, 47.0° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Goniatites eganensis ammonoid zone, Camp Canyon Member (Chainman Formation), Brigantian (336.0 - 326.4 Ma)

• sample 93NVLI-3 of bed 6, Lower Brigantian

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: deep-water; lithified shale and lithified limestone

• medial foredeep
• limestone concretion in shale

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast

Primary reference: D. Korn and A. L. Titus. 2011. Goniatites Zone (middle Mississippian) ammonoids of the Antler Foreland Basin (Nevada, Utah). Bulletin of Geosciences 86(1):107-196 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 134452: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 08.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Goniatitida - Goniatitidae
Goniatites eganensis n. sp. Korn and Titus 2011 ammonite
Goniatites sowerbyi n. sp. Korn and Titus 2011 ammonite