AN6 -165-240 (Ordovician of Canada)

Where: Quebec, Canada (49.8° N, 64.4° W: paleocoordinates 21.9° S, 37.8° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Laframboise Member (Ellis Bay Formation), Hirnantian (445.2 - 443.4 Ma)

• 165-240 cm below Platform Bed at top of Ellis Bay Formation

Environment/lithology: open shallow subtidal; lithified, gray limestone

• hard, slabby, evenly bedded, and tan to grey limestones...locally very fossiliferous but other parts appear entirely to lack fossils

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Reposited in the GSC

Primary reference: B. D. E. Chatterton and R. Ludvigsen. 2004. Early Silurian trilobites of Anticosti Island, Qu├ębec, Canada. Palaeontographica Canadiana 22 [M. Hopkins/M. Hopkins]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184372: authorized by Melanie Hopkins, entered by Melanie Hopkins on 23.02.2017

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Taxonomic list

Trilobita
 Phacopida - Pterygometopidae