Locality A, Frizons Road (Ordovician of Australia)

Where: Tasmania, Australia (42.4° S, 146.5° E: paleocoordinates 9.6° N, 174.4° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Lepidomena fortimuscula brachiopod zone, Cashions Creek Formation (Gordon Group), Darriwilian (467.3 - 458.4 Ma)

• "The specimen was collected 19 metres above the base of the Cashions Creek Limestone."

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: B. Stait. 1983. Ordovician nautiloids of Tasmania, Australia - Ellesmerocerida and Tarphycerida. Alcheringa 7:253-261 [B. Kröger/B. Kröger/B. Kröger]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189077: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 03.10.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Cyrtocerinida - Cyrtocerinidae