Wytheville (Ordovician of the United States)

Where: Virginia (37.0° N, 81.1° W: paleocoordinates 31.2° S, 72.2° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Beekmantown Formation, Cassinian (478.6 - 468.1 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the USNM

Primary reference: J. B. Knight. 1941. Paleozoic gastropod genotypes. Geological Society of America Special Paper 32:1-510 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184503: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 08.03.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Euomphalina - Raphistomatidae
Ceratopea keithi n. gen. n. sp.
Ceratopea keithi n. gen. n. sp. Ulrich 1911 snail