Wadleigh Island, 65ACn 1831, Alaska (Devonian to of the United States)

Where: Alaska (55.5° N, 133.2° W: paleocoordinates 17.5° S, 80.2° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Wadleigh Limestone Formation, Givetian to Givetian (387.7 - 372.2 Ma)

• Upper? Givetian or Lower? Frasnian

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; lithified reef rocks

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 36596: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 06.02.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Auloporida - Syringoporidae
Syringopora formosa n. sp. tabulate coral