Cape (Fernvale), Pontotoc & Cherokee Co., Oklahoma (Ordovician to of the United States)

Where: Oklahoma (35.5° N, 96.0° W: paleocoordinates 22.2° S, 72.0° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• basin-level geographic resolution

When: Cape Formation, Edenian to Edenian (460.9 - 449.5 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the USNM

Primary reference: H. J. Howe. 1966. The brachiopod genus Lepidocyclus from the Cape (Fernvale) Limestone (Ordovician) of Oklahoma and Missouri. Journal of Paleontology 40(2):258-268 [S. Holland/S. Holland/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 35292: authorized by Steven Holland, entered by Steven Holland on 25.11.2003

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Taxonomic list

 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchotrematidae
Hiscobeccus capax Conrad 1842
Lepidocyclus? capax in paper