Fairfield Formation Corals, Loc. K316, Canning Basin (Devonian of Australia)

Where: Western Australia, Australia (18.0° S, 125.5° E: paleocoordinates 21.8° S, 115.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Fairfield Formation, Late/Upper Famennian (364.7 - 360.7 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone and shale

Primary reference: D. Hill and J. S. Jell. 1970. Devonian corals from the Canning Basin, Western Australia. Geological Survey of Western Australia Bulletin 121:1-158 [M. Foote/M. Foote/M. Foote]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 39282: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 25.05.2004

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Taxonomic list

• corals only
Anthozoa
 Stauriida - Disphyllidae
Temnophyllum sp. Walther 1928 horn coral