Late Eifelian/Givetian Loc. 30 of Melo: Well 1-JD-1-AM, core 4 (Devonian to of Brazil)

Where: Amazonas, Brazil (6.0° S, 70.0° W: paleocoordinates 59.9° S, 61.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

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

• Correlation with other basins (Amazon, Parana, Parnaiba) is still poorly understood.

Environment/lithology: marine; shale and sandstone

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 37179: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 03.03.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Foraminiferida -
"Foraminiferida indet." = Foraminifera
"Foraminiferida indet." = Foraminifera d'Orbigny 1826 foram
agglutinated forms
Ostracoda indet. Latreille 1802 ostracod
 Tentaculitida - Tentaculitidae
Tentaculites sp. von Schlotheim 1820