Bowen Basin, Curragh Coal Mine (Permian to of Australia)

Where: Queensland, Australia (23.0° S, 148.0° E: paleocoordinates 57.8° S, 139.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Rangal Coal Measures Formation (Blackwater Group), Longtanian to Longtanian (259.0 - 252.2 Ma)

• Shales immediately overlying Pollux Seam, Rangal Coal Measures, Blackwater Group

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shale

Size class: mesofossils

Preservation: adpression, coalified

Primary reference: S. McLoughlin. 1992. Late Permian Plant Megafossils from the Bowen Basin, Queensland, Australia: Part 1. Palaeontographica Abteilung B 228:105-149 [H. Sims/H. Lindon/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 36982: authorized by Hallie Sims, entered by Jason Cassara on 21.02.2004

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