LU-35, Lulicocha (Triassic of Peru)

Where: Peru (10.8° S, 76.1° W: paleocoordinates 22.5° S, 44.5° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Chambara Formation (Pucara Group), Norian (228.0 - 208.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, shelly/skeletal, cherty/siliceous limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: recrystallized, replaced with silica

Collected by B. Senowbari-Daryan, G. Stanley in 1984; reposited in the UMMP

Collection methods: chemical

Primary reference: M. R. Sandy. 1994. Triassic-Jurassic articulate brachiopods from the Pucara Group, central Peru, and description of the brachidial net in the spiriferid Spondylospira. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 233:99-126 [W. Kiessling/B. Brenneis/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 36998: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Benjamin Brenneis on 23.02.2004

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Spiriferinida - Spondylospiridae