Wombat Plateau, Site 764, basal interval (Triassic of Australia)

Where: Western Australia, Australia (16.5° S, 115.4° E: paleocoordinates 16.5° S, 115.4° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Triasina oberhauseri Biozone Member, Sevatian (212.0 - 205.6 Ma)

• based on foraminifers, possibly Rhaetian age

• 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 36910: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Benjamin Brenneis on 19.02.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
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 Involutinina - Involutinidae
Robertinina
 Duostominacea - Duostominidae
Duostominidae indet. Brotzen 1963
Demospongea
 Agelasida - Solenolmiidae
? Solenolmia sp. Pomel 1872 demosponge
Foraminferea
 Miliolida - Cornuspiridae