Swinden Quarry 4, reef core, RBH17 (Carboniferous to of the United Kingdom)

Where: United Kingdom (54.1° N, 2.0° W: paleocoordinates 4.3° S, 2.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Bowland Shale Formation, Asbian to Asbian (339.4 - 326.4 Ma)

• late Asbian to early Brigantian

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; limestone and shale

• reef core
• boulder bed of limestone clasts with a black shale matrix occurs with a steep margin against black shales

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Lumps information from 11 samples locations, not subdivided in table

Primary reference: C. N. Waters, R. B. Haslam, P. Cózar, I. D. Somerville, D. Millward and M. Woods. 2017. Mississippian reef development in the Cracoe Limestone Formation of the southern Askrigg Block, North Yorkshire, UK. Proceedings of the Yorkshire Geological Society [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 185558: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 28.04.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Percentage data refers to percent of localities where taxon was recorded
  - Aphralysiaceae
Aphralysia sp. Garwood 1914
 Archaediscacea - Archaediscidae
 Fusulinina - Pseudolituotubidae
 Earlandiacea - Pseudoammodiscidae
 Earlandiacea - Earlandiidae
 Endothyroidea - Endothyridae
 Tetrataxoidea - Valvulinellidae
 Tetrataxoidea - Tetrataxidae
Tetrataxis sp. Ehrenberg 1854
 Dasycladales -
  - Stacheinaceae