Ida Bay Limestone Quarry (Ordovician of Australia)

Where: Tasmania, Australia (43.5° S, 146.9° E: paleocoordinates 7.8° N, 176.7° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

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

• Was Gordon Limestone Subgroup

• group-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified limestone

• no environment given
• no lithologic description given

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 189094: authorized by Björn Kröger, entered by Björn Kröger on 04.10.2017

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Taxonomic list

Cephalopoda
 Orthocerida - Mysterioceratidae