Late Ems./Eifelian Loc. 7 of Melo: Sao Jose do Paranapanema well, 473-480 meters (Devonian to of Brazil)

Where: Parana, Brazil (24.0° S, 50.0° W: paleocoordinates 78.8° S, 125.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Campos Gerais Group, Emsian to Emsian (407.6 - 387.7 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; shale and sandstone

• Sequence on the whole consists of shales, silts, and sands. No specific lithology given for this collection.

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 37109: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 02.03.2004

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Taxonomic list

Gastropoda
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Gastropoda indet. Cuvier 1797 snail
Lophophorata
 Tentaculitida - Tentaculitidae
Tentaculites sp. von Schlotheim 1820