Mount Gambier: Duplicate of 50070? (Oligocene of Australia)

Where: South Australia, Australia (37.8° S, 140.7° E: paleocoordinates 52.6° S, 137.4° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Gambier Limestone Formation, Chattian (28.1 - 23.0 Ma)

• Janjukian, planktonic foram zones P21-P22

Environment/lithology: marine; white limestone

• pale cream-white bryozoal calcarenite

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original phosphate

Primary reference: G. J. Prideaux. 2004. Systematics and evolution of the sthenurine kangaroos. In S. W. Awramik, A. Barnosky, J. A. Doyle, M. L. Droser, P. M. Sadler (eds.), UC Publications in Geological Sciences, University of California Press 146:1-623 [G. Prideaux/G. Gully/T. Liebrecht]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136737: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Albert Garcia Selles on 03.12.2012

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