Northwest of Mount Marmion (UWA collection) (Permian of Australia)

Where: Western Australia, Australia (17.4° S, 124.4° E: paleocoordinates 52.9° S, 108.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Liveringa Formation, Roadian (272.3 - 268.8 Ma)

• Lower Liveringa marine beds

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: Repository: University of Western Australia (UWA)

Primary reference: J. M. Dickins. 1963. Permian pelecypods and gastropods from western Australia. Bulletin of the Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics 63:1-203 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136687: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 02.12.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Arcida - Parallelodontidae
Parallelodon dickinsi n. sp. Waterhouse 1980 clam