BMR Sp169, Reids Dome road (Permian of Australia)

Where: Queensland, Australia (24.9° S, 148.3° E: paleocoordinates 61.1° S, 148.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Peawaddy Formation, Wordian (268.8 - 265.1 Ma)

• Mantuan Productus bed and Peawaddy Formation below Mantuan Productus bed

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; lithified siliciclastic sediments

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 136660: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 01.12.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pholadida - Vacunellidae
Vacunella curvata Morris 1845 clam