BMR Ba321, Baralaba (Permian of Australia)

Where: Queensland, Australia (24.3° S, 149.8° E: paleocoordinates 60.3° S, 148.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Flat Top Formation, Capitanian (265.1 - 259.9 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; lithified sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Commonwealth Palaeontology Collection (CPC)

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 136659: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 01.12.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Pholadida - Vacunellidae
Vacunella dawsonensis Runnegar 1967 clam
Vacunella curvata Morris 1845 clam