Porter Creek, loc. 110 (Devonian of the United States)

Where: Chautauqua County, New York (42.2° N, 79.6° W: paleocoordinates 30.5° S, 27.7° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Palmatolepis marginifera conodont zone, Ellicott Formation (Conneaut Group), Middle Famennian (370.6 - 364.7 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified shale

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 136892: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 05.12.2012

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Goniatitida - Sporadoceratidae
Maeneceras aff. acutolaterale Sandberger and Sandberger 1850 ammonite