GS5080, Arthurton (G45/f8615) (Permian of New Zealand)

Where: Southland, New Zealand (46.1° S, 169.2° E: paleocoordinates 76.2° S, 178.5° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Plekonella multicostata brachiopod zone, AG4 Formation (Arthurton Group), Wuchiapingian (259.9 - 254.2 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast, mold/impression

Collected by B.L. Wood

Primary reference: J. B. Waterhouse. 1963. Permian gastropods of New Zealand; Part 3, Pleurotomariacea (concluded). New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 6:587-622 [T. Olszewski/L. Fall/L. Fall]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 39927: authorized by David Bottjer, entered by Matthew Clapham on 12.06.2004, edited by Leigh Fall

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
 Productida - Monticuliferidae
Filiconcha auricula2 Waterhouse 1976
 Productida - Rugosochonetidae
"Lissochonetes brevisulcus" = Capillonia brevisulcus1
"Lissochonetes brevisulcus" = Capillonia brevisulcus1 Waterhouse 1964
 Spiriferida - Ambocoeliidae
Attenuatella incurvata1 Waterhouse 1964
 Rhynchonellida -