GSC C-157686, Kennecott Point (Triassic of Canada)

Where: British Columbia, Canada (53.9° N, 133.2° W: paleocoordinates 0.2° N, 128.3° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: crickmayi ammonoid zone, Sandilands Formation, Rhaetian (208.5 - 201.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: submarine fan; lithified siltstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by H.W. Tipper 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 141770: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 31.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Ceratitida - Choristoceratidae
Choristoceras rhaeticum G├╝mbel 1861 ceratite