Late Eifelian/Givetian Loc. 1b of Melo: Well 2-CN-1-SC, core 22 (Devonian to of Brazil)

Where: Santa Catarina, Brazil (26.2° S, 50.4° W: paleocoordinates 82.1° S, 125.5° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Campos Gerais Group, Eifelian to Eifelian (393.3 - 382.7 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; shale and sandstone

• [Lithology not explicitly given for this core, but the overall sequence is characterized by shales, siltstones, and sandstones.]

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 37141: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 03.03.2004

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Protobranchia - Solemyidae
"Solemya (Janeia) sp." = Janeia
"Solemya (Janeia) sp." = Janeia King 1850 Awning Clam
Lophophorata
 Tentaculitida - Tentaculitidae
Tentaculites sp. von Schlotheim 1820
Rhynchonellata
 Spiriferida - Hysterolitidae
 Rhynchonellida - Leptocoeliidae