Wadleigh Island, 65ACn 1801, Alaska (Devonian of the United States)

Where: Alaska (55.5° N, 133.1° W: paleocoordinates 18.8° S, 80.5° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Wadleigh Limestone Formation, Givetian (387.7 - 382.7 Ma)

• Upper? Givetian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, argillaceous limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: quarrying, peel or thin section,

• Focus on corals

Primary reference: I. I. Tchudinova, M. Churkin, Jr., and G. D. Eberlein. 1974. Devonian syringoporoid corals from southeastern Alaska. Journal of Paleontology 48(1):124-134 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 36595: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 06.02.2004

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Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Auloporida - Syringoporidae
 Favositida - Alveolitidae
Crassialveolites sp. Sokolov 1955 tabulate coral
 Stauriida - Phillipsastreidae
Phillipsastrea (Pachyphyllum) sp. d'Orbigny 1849 horn coral