Bowen River, unit C (UQ coll) (Permian of Australia)

Where: Queensland, Australia (20.8° S, 148.0° E: paleocoordinates 57.1° S, 146.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Blenheim Formation, Wordian (268.8 - 265.1 Ma)

• Upper part of Middle Bowen Beds (Unit C)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Reposited in the UQ

Primary reference: B. Runnegar. 1967. Desmodont bivalves from the Permian of eastern Australia. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics Bulletin 96:1-108 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135924: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 12.11.2012

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pholadida - Vacunellidae
"Myonia carinata" = Myonia (Myomedia) carinata
"Myonia carinata" = Myonia (Myomedia) carinata Morris 1845 clam