Irish Gulf, loc. 90 (Devonian of the United States)

Where: Erie County, New York (42.7° N, 78.8° W: paleocoordinates 34.2° S, 26.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Palmatolepis rhenana-Palmatolepis linguiformis conodont zone, Hanover Formation (West Falls Group), Late/Upper Frasnian (379.5 - 376.1 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified shale

• shale with concretions

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast

Primary reference: M. R. House and W. T. Kirchgasser. 2008. Late Devonian goniatites (Cephalopoda, Ammonoidea) from New York State. Bulletins of American Paleontology 374:1-288 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136748: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 04.12.2012

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Agoniatitida - Gephuroceratidae
? Crickites sp. Wedekind 1913 ammonite
? Archoceras sp. Schindewolf 1937 ammonite