A0456. 150 m upstream from mouth of Riviere aux Rats (Silurian of Canada)

Where: Quebec, Canada (49.2° N, 63.1° W: paleocoordinates 22.7° S, 33.7° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Pterospathodus amorphognathoides angulatus conodont zone, Chicotte Formation, Telychian (438.5 - 433.4 Ma)

• Middle of formation

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: J. Jin and P. Copper. 2004. Evolution of the Early Silurian rhynchonellide brachiopod Stegerhynchus, Anticosti Island, eastern Canada. Journal of Paleontology 78(5):866-883 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184839: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 25.03.2017

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchotrematidae
Stegerhynchus vicina Billings 1866