GSC 42360, Liard River (Triassic of Canada)

Where: British Columbia, Canada (59.4° N, 124.9° W: paleocoordinates 30.6° N, 32.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: tardus ammonoid zone, Toad Formation, Smithian (251.3 - 247.2 Ma)

• Wasatchites bed (15 cm)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by E.T. Tozer in 1960; reposited in the GSC

Primary reference: E. T. Tozer. 1994. Canadian Triassic Ammonoid Faunas. Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin 467:1-663 [A. McGowan/A. McGowan/A. McGowan]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 137498: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 17.12.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ceratitida - Kashmiritidae
Kashmirites warreni McLearn 1945 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Prionitidae
Anawasatchites merrilli McLearn 1945 ceratite
Anawasatchites kindlei n. sp. Tozer 1994 ceratite
Anawasatchites dawsoni Tozer 1994 ceratite
Anawasatchites spathi n. sp. Tozer 1994 ceratite
Wasatchites perrini Mathews 1929 ceratite
Wasatchites tridentinus Spath 1934 ceratite
Wasatchites macconnelli Tozer 1994 ceratite
"Anawasatchites tardus" = Wasatchites tardus McLearn 1945 ceratite
Wasatchites procurvus McLearn 1945 ceratite
Wasatchites deleeni McLearn 1945 ceratite
Prionites hollandi McLearn 1945 ceratite
Anasibirites kummeli n. sp. Tozer 1994 ceratite