BMR CL40/2, Clarkei Bed, Capella Block (Permian of Australia)

Where: Queensland, Australia (22.4° S, 147.9° E: paleocoordinates 58.7° S, 146.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Back Creek Group, Wordian (268.8 - 265.1 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Commonwealth Palaeontology Collection

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 135934: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 12.11.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pholadida - Vacunellidae
"Myonia corrugata" = Pachymyonia corrugata
"Myonia corrugata" = Pachymyonia corrugata Fletcher 1932 clam