Goniatite zone C1, Loc. 370, Timanites Hill, Frasnian, Canning Basin (Devonian of Australia)

Where: Western Australia, Australia (18.5° S, 126.0° E: paleocoordinates 18.3° S, 131.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Gogo Formation, Early/Lower Frasnian (383.7 - 382.4 Ma)

• Timanites angustus regional zone

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; shale and limestone

• Basin facies of the reef complex.
• From ref. 10549: "a unit of shale and siltstone with interbedded limestone and horizons of calcareous concretions"

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: R. T. Becker, M. R. House, and W. T. Kirchgasser. 1997. Devonian goniatite biostratigraphy and timing of facies movements in the Frasnian of the Canning Basin, Western Australia. in E. A. Hailwood and R. B. Kidd, eds. High Resolution Stratigraphy (Geological Society of London Special Publication no. 70) 293-321 [M. Foote/M. Foote/M. Foote]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 39040: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 19.05.2004

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Taxonomic list

• For the most part, only goniatites are listed.
Gastropoda
 Archaeogastropoda -
Archaeogastropoda indet. Thiele 1925 snail
naticopsids
Cephalopoda
 Bactritida - Bactritidae
Lobobactrites sp. Schindewolf 1932
 Goniatitida - Tornoceratidae
Tornoceras contractum Glenister 1958 ammonite
 Agoniatitida - Koenenitidae
Timanites angustus Glenister 1958 ammonite
 Nautiloidea -
Nautiloidea indet. Agassiz 1847 nautiloid
"brevicones"