Emsian Loc. 13 of Melo: Santiago area, Chiquitos Province, Bolivia (Devonian of Bolivia)

Where: Chiquitos, Bolivia (18.0° S, 60.0° W: paleocoordinates 71.5° S, 90.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Emsian (407.6 - 393.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; siliciclastic sediments

Primary reference: J. H. G. Melo. 1988. The Malvinokaffric realm in the Devonian of Brazil. N. J. McMillan, A. F. Embry, and D. J. Glass, eds. Devonian of the World, Volume I. Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists. Calgary, Alberta, Canada 669-703 [M. Foote/M. Foote/M. Foote]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 37094: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 02.03.2004

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Taxonomic list

Trilobita
 Phacopida - Homalonotidae
Burmeisteria sp. Salter 1865 trilobite
Crinoidea
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Crinoidea indet. Miller 1821 Sea lily
Lophophorata
 Tentaculitida - Tentaculitidae
Tentaculites sp. von Schlotheim 1820
Strophomenata
 Orthotetida - Schuchertellidae
Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Meganterididae
 Spiriferida - Hysterolitidae
 Rhynchonellida - Leptocoeliidae
Lingulata
 Lingulida - Disciniidae
Orbiculoidea sp. d'Orbigny 1847