Fitzroy (Pleistocene of Australia)

Where: Queensland, Australia (23.6° S, 152.2° E: paleocoordinates 23.6° S, 152.2° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Pleistocene (0.1 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; reef rocks

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: B. Dechnik, J. M. Webster, G. E. Webb, L. Nothdurft, A. Dutton, J. Braga, J. Zhao, S. Duce, and J. Sadler. 2017. The evolution of the Great Barrier Reef during the Last Interglacial Period. Global and Planetary Change 149:53-71 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184507: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 09.03.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Scleractinia - Acroporidae
Isopora sp. Studer 1878 stony coral
Acropora sp. Oken 1815 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Merulinidae
Platygyra sp. Ehrenberg 1834 stony coral