Wombat Plateau, Site 761, upper interval (Triassic of Australia)

Where: Western Australia, Australia (16.8° S, 115.5° E: paleocoordinates 16.8° S, 115.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Triasina hantkeni Biozone Member, Rhaetian (208.5 - 201.3 Ma)

• based on foraminifers

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

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

Size class: microfossils

Preservation: recrystallized

Collection methods: core, peel or thin section

Primary reference: U. Röhl et al. 1991. Upper Triassic Tethyan Carbonates off Northwest Australia (Wombat Plateau, ODP Leg 122). Facies (25)211-252 [W. Kiessling/B. Brenneis/B. Brenneis]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 36905: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Benjamin Brenneis on 19.02.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Haplophragmiina
 Lituolacea - Lituolidae
Lituolidae indet. de Blainville 1825
 Involutinina - Involutinidae
Textulariina
 Ammodiscoidea - Ammodiscidae
 Trochamminacea - Trochamminidae
Robertinina
 Duostominacea - Duostominidae
Duostominidae indet. Brotzen 1963
Lagenina
 Nodosariacea - Nodosariidae
Nodosariidae indet. Ehrenberg 1838