GSC C-157119, Huxley Island (Triassic of Canada)

Where: British Columbia, Canada (52.5° N, 131.4° W: paleocoordinates 8.1° N, 122.6° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: macrolobatus ammonoid zone, Peril Formation, Tuvalian (232.0 - 221.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by M.J. Orchard party in 1987; 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 141766: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 31.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ceratitida - Tropitidae
Anatropites sp. Mojsisovics 1893 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Tropiceltitidae
Tropiceltites pacificus n. sp. Tozer 1994 ceratite
 Ceratitida - Thisbitidae
Tropithisbites densicostatus Silberling 1959 ceratite
Thisbites huxleyi n. sp. Tozer 1994 ceratite