GSC C-101889, Cape Stallworthy, Axel Heiberg Island (Triassic of Canada)

Where: Nunavut, Canada (81.2° N, 92.0° W: paleocoordinates 40.6° N, 3.2° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• hand sample-level geographic resolution

When: pilaticus ammonoid zone, Blind Fiord Formation, Spathian (251.3 - 247.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by E.T. Tozer, W.W. Nassichuk in 1986; 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 141756: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 31.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Ceratitida - Proptychitidae
Arctomeekoceras obtusum n. sp. Tozer 1994 ceratite