Millville, Shady Dolomite (Cambrian of the United States)

Where: Virginia (39.3° N, 77.8° W: paleocoordinates 37.0° S, 98.2° W)

When: Shady Dolomite Formation, Early/Lower Cambrian (541.0 - 513.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified dolomite

• Top of east face at north end of quarry at Millville

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 139908: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 21.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

Salterella
  - Salterellidae