Chapman Highway (Tennessee Highway 71) 1.3 miles east-northeast of Cusick, Walde (Ordovician of the United States)

Also known as Chapman Highway (Tennessee Highway 71) 1.3 miles east-northeast of Cusick, Walden Creek

Where: Tennessee (35.9° N, 83.7° W: paleocoordinates 29.4° S, 64.2° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Baltoniodus gerdae conodont zone, Tellico Formation, Blackriveran (460.9 - 449.5 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: G. A. Cooper. 1956. Chazyan and related brachiopods. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 127:1-1245 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 186617: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 28.06.2017

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Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Strophomenida - Leptellinidae
Leptellina tennesseensis Ulrich and Cooper 1936