Minilya River, Wandagee Station (UWA coll) (Permian of Australia)

Where: Western Australia, Australia (23.7° S, 114.4° E: paleocoordinates 56.9° S, 91.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Wandagee Formation, Kungurian (279.3 - 272.3 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: University of Western Australia

Primary reference: N. D. Newell and D.W. Boyd. 1970. Oyster-like Permian Bivalvia. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 143(4):221-281 [D. Bottjer/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136140: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 20.11.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Pseudomonotidae
Pseudomonotis (Trematiconcha) wandageensis n. sp. Newell and Boyd 1970 scallop