Shropshire, Comley Limestone Fm (Cambrian of the United Kingdom)

Where: United Kingdom (52.6° N, 2.7° W: paleocoordinates 86.5° S, 8.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Lower Comley Limestone Formation, Botomian (516.0 - 513.0 Ma)

• Between 514.45 ± 0.36 and 509.10 ± 0.22 Ma

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithology not reported

Size classes: mesofossils, microfossils

Primary reference: D. J. E. Murdock, P. C. J. Donoghue, S. Bengtson and F. Marone. 2012. Ontogeny and microstructure of the enigmatic Cambrian tommotiid Sunnaginia Missarzhevsky, 1969. Palaeontology 1-16 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139702: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 16.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

Brachiopoda
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Eccentrotheca sp. Landing et al. 1980
 Tommotiida - Sunnaginiidae
? Sunnaginia imbricata Rozanov et al. 1969