Bonne Bay area, Zone 24 (Cambrian of Canada)

Where: Neufundland and Labrador, Canada (49.6° N, 57.9° W: paleocoordinates 46.2° S, 78.3° W)

When: Early/Lower Cambrian (541.0 - 513.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified limestone

• East shore of East Arm
• Nodular limestone 8 feet thick increasing northward to 25 feet, due perhaps to

•upper shales becoming more limey. Very fossiliferous. Equals Richardsons C 6.

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: E. L. Yochelson. 1970. The Early Cambrian Fossil Salterella conulata Clark in Eastern North America. Contributions to Paleontology [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 139901: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 20.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

  - Salterellidae