USGS 3173-PC, 26784-PC, Big Stone Gap (Carboniferous of the United States)

Where: Wise County, Virginia (36.9° N, 82.8° W: paleocoordinates 15.9° S, 27.1° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Little Stone Gap Member (Hinton Formation), Chesterian (339.4 - 318.1 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. Gordon, Jr. and T. W. Henry. 1990. Marginovatia, a Mid-Carboniferous Genus of Linoproductid Brachiopods. Journal of Paleontology 64(4):532-551 [N. Bonuso/P. Monarrez]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 141314: authorized by Nicole Bonuso, entered by Pedro Monarrez on 24.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Productida - Linoproductidae
Marginovatia minor Gordon and Henry 1990