Grove's Creek Quarry, Ovid, loc. 4 (Devonian of the United States)

Where: Seneca County, New York (42.7° N, 76.8° W: paleocoordinates 37.0° S, 24.5° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Polygnathus varcus conodont zone, Windom Member (Moscow Shale Formation), Givetian (387.7 - 382.7 Ma)

• upper part of Moscow Shale, Gorge Gully Submember of the Windom Shale, MD II Maenioceras zone

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified shale

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast

Primary reference: M. R. House and W. T. Kirchgasser. 2008. Late Devonian goniatites (Cephalopoda, Ammonoidea) from New York State. Bulletins of American Paleontology 374:1-288 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135986: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 13.11.2012

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Goniatitida - Tornoceratidae
Tornoceras aff. uniangulare Conrad 1842 ammonite