QML1030. south bank of creek above Casey Falls, Old Bohemia Station (Devonian of Australia)

Also known as NMVPL 1931

Where: Western Australia, Australia (18.7° S, 126.1° E: paleocoordinates 21.5° S, 120.2° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Perneroceras delepinei ammonoid zone, Virgin Hills Formation, Middle Famennian (370.6 - 364.7 Ma)

• In red carbonate-rich shales...Famennian...Perneroceras delepenei biozone of Becker and House (1997), upper marginifera conodont Zone"

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; grainstone and red, calcareous shale

• Within context of larger reef complex. Interpreted in ref. 10549 as marginal slope and basin facies.
• Ref. 10549: "The Virgin Hills Fromation is typically red and consists of calcarenite, calcirudite and megabreccia with interbedded sandstone, siltstone, and conglomerate; clastic sediments become more common in the basin facies." This collection "in red carbonate-rich shales"

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collection methods: Queensland Museum

Primary reference: A. G. Cook, R. B. Blodgett, and R. T. Becker. 2003. Late Devonian gastropods from the Canning Basin, Western Australia. Alcheringa 27(3-4):181-207 [M. Foote/M. Foote/M. Foote]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38990: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 18.05.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Ref. 10548 covers gastropods only.
Gastropoda
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Gastropoda indet. Cuvier 1797 snail
"raphistomatid"
 Euomphalina - Omphalotrochidae
Pseudomphalotrochus sp. Blodgett 1992 snail
 Neritoidea - Naticopsidae
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
Euconospira sp. Ulrich and Scofield 1897 snail
Crinoidea
 Monobathrida - Hexacrinitidae
Wacrinus caseyensis n. gen. n. sp. Jell and Jell 1999 Sea lily
Wacrinus millardensis n. sp. Jell and Jell 1999 Sea lily