Settlement Road in Florentine Valley (Ordovician of Australia)

Where: Tasmania, Australia (42.6° S, 146.5° E: paleocoordinates 8.2° N, 177.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Lower Member (Benjamin Limestone Formation), Blackriveran (460.9 - 449.5 Ma)

• 140 m above the base of the Lower Limestone Member of the Benjamin Limestone Formation

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, oncoidal, calcareous lime mudstone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: B. A. Stait. 1988. Tasmanian nautiloid faunas - biostratigraphy, biogeography and morphology. Senckenbergiana lethaea 69(1/2):87-107 [B. Kröger/B. Kröger]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189092: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 04.10.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Actinocerida -