Bubs Hill (Ordovician of Australia)

Where: Tasmania, Australia (42.1° S, 145.8° E: paleocoordinates 8.2° N, 178.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Bubs Hill Limestone Formation (Gordon Group), Trentonian (460.9 - 449.5 Ma)

• http://dbforms.ga.gov.au/pls/www/geodx.strat_units.sch_full?wher=stratno=24774

•The specimen were collected from the Bubs Hill Limestone at 614-640 metres above sea level at Bubs Hill.

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified limestone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: B. Stait. 1982. Ordovician Oncoceratida (Nautiloidea) from Tasmania, Australia. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Monatsheft 10:607-618 [B. Kröger/B. Kröger]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189082: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 03.10.2017

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Oncocerida - Oncoceratidae