Santos No. 1 bore, 429.5 feet (Cretaceous of Australia)

Where: South Australia, Australia (27.4° S, 135.3° E: paleocoordinates 61.1° S, 111.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Tambo Formation, Early/Lower Albian (112.0 - 109.0 Ma)

• Lower Tambo Formation, Rolling Downs Group, from the lower Albian Terebratella beds (429.5 feet depth)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Geology Deparment, University of Adelaide

Primary reference: G. F. Elliott. 1960. A new Mesozoic terebratellid brachiopod. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association 71:25-30 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190895: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 20.12.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Terebratulida - Bouchardiidae
Australiarcula artesiana n. gen. n. sp.
Australiarcula artesiana n. gen. n. sp. Elliott 1960