UWA locality WC8, Minilya River (Permian of Australia)

Where: Australia (23.7° S, 114.5° E: paleocoordinates 57.0° S, 91.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Wandagee Formation, Kungurian (279.3 - 272.3 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: mechanical

Primary reference: N. W. Archbold and G. A. Thomas. 1985. Permian Spiriferellinae (Brachiopoda) from Western Australia. Alcheringa 9(1):35-48 [M. Aberhan/S. Nurnberg/S. Nurnberg]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38899: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine N├╝rnberg on 17.05.2004, edited by Matthew Clapham

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Spiriferida - Trigonotretidae
Crassispirifer pinguis2 Archbold and Thomas 1985
"Neospirifer postplicatus" = Quadrospira postplicatus3 Archbold and Thomas 1986
Imperiospira franzjosefi4 Archbold and Thomas 1993
 Spiriferida - Spiriferellidae
 Spiriferida - Elythidae
Spirelytha miloradovichi1 Archbold and Thomas 1984