Beards Creek, loc. 18, bed 18/4 (Devonian of the United States)

Where: Livingston County, New York (42.8° N, 77.9° W: paleocoordinates 37.1° S, 25.4° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Palmatolepis norrisi conodont zone, Lodi Formation (Genesee Group), Late/Upper Givetian (388.1 - 383.7 Ma)

• uppermost Givetian

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified limestone and lithified shale

• nodular limestone in 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 136012: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 15.11.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Goniatitida - Tornoceratidae
Tornoceras cf. uniangulare Conrad 1842 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Acanthoclymeniidae
Ponticeras perlatum Hall 1874 ammonite